Receiving a humanitarian award from the Academy, 87-year-old Harry Belafonte speaks out about his political commitments—and how he was punished for them.
Isolation does not “rehabilitate” people. Disappearance does not deter harm. And prison does not keep us safe.
Law enforcement agencies are keeping tabs on Americans in ways that violate the federal government's own privacy guidelines.
What would your abortion compromise look like? What will you do for pregnant women who can’t afford a child? And more.
Of all the panicked and irrational reactions to Ebola, the outrageous treatment of volunteers like Kaci Hickox and Ryan Boyko is the most dangerous.
Obamacare Loses Power as a Campaign Issue
—Headline, The New York Times
There are limits to what the law can do to police cyberabuse.
Insurrections of the Mind thinks insurrections ought to happen only in the mind.
Forty years ago, the Israeli army tortured and imprisoned her. Now she’s being forced to relive the nightmare in a US court.
Escalation is now a structural fact embedded in the war in the Middle East and the Ebola crisis here at home.