Post Archive

April 27, 2009

Lawrence Kramer, on Peter Wehner: We Americans like to think of ourselves as people who not only do not torture, but don’t HAVE to torture. Most...

Minority Leader John Boehner is asking the Obama administration to release the CIA's notes briefing Nancy Pelosi. Whether the Obama team does so or not seems...

Christopher Hitchens doesn't even show his readers the respect of attempting to slyly deceive them: After all, in the case of Abu Ghraib, it was not...

On Monday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas wondered aloud, "A Jewish state, what is that supposed to mean?" There may be several ways to spin that,...

In his column today, E. J. Dionne pens a fawning love letter to the president -- praising every aspect of his being. It is however...

The issue of the Bush Administration's enhanced interrogation techniques involve several inter-related questions. There is, first of all, the matter of morality. Critics of enhanced interrogation...

There was a low-plane scare in Manhattan this morning -- something about an Air Force photo shoot. There's not much of political or military relevance...

The only person who had a rougher week than the president on the meandering approach to the interrogation memos and potential prosecution of Bush administration...

It's becoming clearer, with each appointment President Obama makes, that his agenda is a simple one: control. The latest example is the naming of Chuck...

Just last week Hillary Clinton was lecturing Congress (and thereby Israel) that unless Israel made progress with the Palestinians the Arab states would not support...

. . . is on a hunger strike. Mr. President, will you let her starve to death for the sake of engagement?...

William McSwain, executive editor of the 2005 Review of Department of Defense Detention Operations and Detainee Interrogation Techniques (The Church Report), goes after much of...