| Thursday June 27, 2019 at 11:48 AM PDT
If the new Assange indictment is any indication, the commitment to freedom of the press may be changing under Trump.
Carl P. Close
| Wednesday June 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM PDT
Once known only as military weapons or hobby toys, drones (or unmanned aerial vehicles—UAVs) are predicted to play increasingly visible roles in a broad range of industries.
| Monday June 10, 2013 at 6:36 AM PDT
“I’m sure that President Obama would have sought a life sentence in my case.” That is what Daniel Ellsberg says would have happened had Obama been in power in the 1970s. His interview is available at Wonkblog. As readers might recall, Ellsberg gave a reporter a copy of United States – Vietnam Relations, 1945–1967:...Read More »
Mary L. G. Theroux
| Thursday August 2, 2012 at 12:45 AM PDT
In the aftermath of 9/11, we found ourselves almost bereft of friends and allies, as so many we had thought were fellow-travelers—sharing our dedication to core principles of the sanctity of every individual’s right to life and liberty; the danger of the welfare/warfare state; and the primacy of securing and protecting economic and civil...Read More »
Emily C. Skarbek
| Tuesday July 6, 2010 at 9:33 AM PDT
Says Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Mullen notes that within two years the annual interest on the debt will be almost as much as the bloated annual Department of Defense Budget of $700 billion. Well said. Even better if Mullen would have pointed out that the debt is only...Read More »
David J. Theroux
| Friday February 20, 2009 at 10:47 AM PST
Check out cartoonist Mark Fiore’s hilarious, new animated video on Obama’s support for the U.S. government’s “state secrets,” rendition and torture program, “Chains We Can Believe In.” Under a rule of law, individuals are presumed innocent until convicted of harming others, and America was founded on the natural law principles that every person has...Read More »