News and Features
George W. Bush, whose administration is addicted to secrecy, wants presidential papers classified indefinitely, not for the usual 12 years.
Bush Administration hijacks the Constitution with the Patriot Act and military tribunals; our supine media wakes up (briefly); Congress sleeps
The Institute for Creative Technologies makes Star Wars–type simulations for Army personnel
The sudden and unexpected collapse of the Taliban in Afghanistan
The Bush administration is trying to win hearts and minds—through a carefully stage-managed media campaign.
Events in the recent past are receding as the ominous future comes into focus.
Opinion journalism is pushing the conversation about war to the right.
The "war on terrorism" is causing an escalation of retaliatory thinking.
Be wary when pundits talk of 'The Street.'
The White House has learned from the past—from the conflicts in Vietnam, Grenada, Panama and the Balkans—how to ensure an acquiescent press.
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