Countering Ebola will require a whole new set of protections and priorities, which should emerge from the medical and public health communities—not the national security state.
Despite all evidence to the contrary, many Americans continue to believe that brutality, torture and rank illegality is the road to national safety.
On issues ranging from transparency to torture, “thou shalt not” became “thou shalt.”
Fear of a cyber attack is eroding US civil liberties and the constitution.
The unstoppable legacy of the war on terror.
How Washington lost faith in America’s courts.
The White House and Congress have interpreted the killing of al-Qaeda’s leader as a virtual license to double down on every “front” in the war on terror.