It is impossible to overstate the importance--politically and legally--of the Supreme Court's recent 7-to-2 reaffirmation of its 1966 ruling in Miranda v. Arizona.
The pernicious influence on politics of corporate money isn't confined to donations to candidates and parties.
Bravo and Happy Birthday to Harper's Magazine, and to Lewis Lapham and John (Rick) MacArthur (editor and publisher, respectively).
With recent reports linking high blood levels of lead to juvenile delinquency, the lead story grows.
In a presidential election year, few issues inspire more citizen anguish and less political substance than public education. This year is no exception.
It will be a long time before we forget the picture flashed around the world of Elián González being rescued at gunpoint.
The thousands of protesters who danced, marched and, in a few cases, got
clubbed by police as they tried to shut down the meetings of the World
Bank and the International Monetary Fund in Washi
"Seattle East," "A16," "Mobilization for Global Justice"--by whatever name you call it, a coalition of Teamsters and turtles, students and scholars, church, human rights, consumer and environment
Only a few days before the announcement of the AOL-Time Warner merger, Time Warner chief executive Gerald Levin took part in a CNN discussion on the future of the media.