How else can one interpret President Obama and Senator Chuck Schumer saying that the NYPD's Ray Kelly would make a good secretary of Homeland Security?
Millions of innocent Americans have already had their movements tracked and stored.
The former vice president's daughter has discredited herself on numerous occasions.
The talk-radio host exploits the racial anxieties of Americans to be provocative, and reaps the rewards even when criticized.
The chief justice appointed everyone on the FISA court. It would make him look bad if they got big questions wrong.
A former State Department lawyer has his doubts, and a famous cartoonist predicts jury nullification.
General Keith B. Alexander, its leader, sought unprecedented access to financial-industry computers. He hasn't gotten it yet.
Relax! When have federal employees or contractors ever violated anyone's rights?
Michael Bloomberg, Rand Paul, and the double standard governing what makes a politician racially suspect.
A skeptical look at a subculture where late marriage makes it seem rational to substitute hookups for dating.
Can Anya Sapozhnikova, an aerial acrobat, find the 30-foot-high ceilings she needs to make her art and her living?
The answer: an amnesty, which won't make anyone commensurately worse off
The most myopic libertarians and the damage they do to the movement
The star of TV's Webster introduced him, and the comedian joked about giving George H.W. Bush a cookie.
His dissent in a 1989 case stated that "today's decision will reduce the privacy all citizens may enjoy." And so it has.
One patriot's contribution to the effort to better guard national-security secrets. Names are named.
The laughable plan: train millions of federal workers to psychologically profile all their coworkers
In 2006, Russ Feingold anticipated exactly how the government would stretch, exploit, and abuse vague language -- and was derided for it.
The hip-hop artist and actor agreed to try it out on film for the human-rights group Reprieve.