The publicity hound's remarks suggest that there is still a significant conservative pro-torture constituency, and that the taboo against torture has not yet recovered.
Colt's 1920s strategy for selling pistols: Exploit anxiety about highway robbery.
Protecting the Constitution often requires narrow alliances with unsavory people.
According to a lawsuit, four people who refused to act as informants have been denied the ability to travel abroad.
The Supreme Court justice's take makes sense only if "minorities" are treated as a single bloc.
Fifty-eight signatories argued that punishing same-sex-marriage opponents constitutes "a betrayal of the movement’s deepest and most humane values."
Is influential columnist Charles Krauthammer's new stance a sign of things to come on the right?
But a new court ruling could force him to reveal it.
A glowing account from the New York Times as kids of the mega-rich visit the White House
A sergeant in the L.A. County Sheriff's Department compared the experiment to Big Brother, even though he went ahead with it willingly. Is your city next?
The right way to fight for gay rights is not to treat gays as though they're too fragile for public discourse.
The intriguing elevator pitch for The Deseret News
The national-security state and its apologists don't see it that way—which is why we have the First Amendment.
Reader correspondence underscores the variety of opinion on the issue.
The case for stigma—and its limits
Correspondence from a reader with traditional Christian beliefs
A federal review has found that officers routinely used unnecessary force against citizens.
The shortcomings of stigma
The Kentucky senator twice suggested that Halliburton's relationship with Dick Cheney influenced Iraq policy. Is that so crazy?
By letting the CIA vet the torture report, the White House and Congress are giving Americans a new reason to have contempt for the classification system.