Cowed Democrats fail to confront Ashcroft's civil liberties violations.
Chelsea Clinton bristles at the antiwar movement while she attends Oxford.
Allied 'surgical strikes' in Kosovo in 1999 created environmental hotspots yet to cleaned up; the same might happen in Afghanistan.
Transgender activists may force us to rethink basic assumptions about sex.
Florida revisited: Schadenfreude amid the carnage of the democratic process.
There is a link between our own cultural conflicts and the logic of jihad.
Embattled campus activists hone their message about the crisis in Afghanistan.
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.'
The Times fans the flames of public fear around the anthrax attacks.
Noncitizens in the United States face an increasingly harsh Ashcroft-run Justice Department.
America's enemies are not uniquely 'evil,' and it's naive to think of them as such.
Now that the Taliban regime has fallen in Afghanistan, that group's leaders can face fair and open trials for their crimes against humanity.
Laura Bush might put on a good face for women's rights in Afghanistan, but her husband's handwork works against women in other places.
David Mamet's Heist is tasty, but not quite aces.
A review of Lawrence Lessig's The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in the Connected World.
Reviews of Grace Schulman's The Paintings of Our Lives and Stephen F. Cohen's Failed Crusade.
Don Byron and Dave Douglas put the political back into jazz.