Selma, Alabama, a touchstone in the civil rights movement, is frozen in
a way that confounds onlookers.
"The Constitution guarantees freedom of religion, not freedom from
religion," Senator Joseph Lieberman told a rapturous audience at a black
church a few Sundays ago, just after being chosen as
First, the obvious part.
Research support: the Investigative
Fund of the Nation Institute. Additional reporting: Edmundo
President Bush was not deterred by lack of expertise when it came to deciding a highly specialized scientific issue.
Over the last two years, various government and congressional officials adroitly exploited leaks to the media to defame Wen Ho Lee, a Los Alamos nuclear scientist.
So ABC is arranging its convention coverage around an exhibition football game. NBC is giving us just the acceptance speeches.
Judith Miller is a New York Times reporter much in evidence on
talk shows and seminars on the Middle East.
Should the corporate owners of newspapers like the Los Angeles Times or the New York Post be allowed to own television stations in the same city?
The seismic shift in the politics of the death penalty is staggering.