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Cowed Democrats fail to confront Ashcroft's civil liberties violations.

America's enemies are not uniquely 'evil,' and it's naive to think of them as such.

Chelsea Clinton bristles at the antiwar movement while she attends Oxford.

Transgender activists may force us to rethink basic assumptions about sex.

Even stalwart liberals are knuckling under to the security state in the wake of September 11.

The Justice Department under John Ashcroft is alienating allies in the 'war on terror.'

Embattled campus activists hone their message about the crisis in Afghanistan.

Now that the Taliban regime has fallen in Afghanistan, that group's leaders can face fair and open trials for their crimes against humanity.

The Times fans the flames of public fear around the anthrax attacks.

Moral concern begins with the local, but shouldn't stop there.

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The New York Times is finally calling it torture—when someone else has admitted to it.

November 18, 2010

 Alterman on Hitchens; Patti Smith wins book award; Kanye and Bush autotune'd

November 18, 2010

 Because of the media's unfairness—toward her—"I fear for our democracy," Palin charges.

November 17, 2010

The real Erin Brokovich goes to war on pollution; hands off my junk, TSA; Bloomberg-Scarborough ticket in 2012?

November 17, 2010

 Harry Truman: war criminal, or not?

November 15, 2010

The recent campus mobilization at Yale is only the latest student effort to organize around and impact the safety of local residents.

November 15, 2010

Canadian students, sex workers and researchers respond to UK study on students' willingness to consider sex work.

November 15, 2010

Veterans Day reflections on troops in and out of war, Keith Olbermann and journalists' transparency, Alter-reviews and the mail.

November 15, 2010