Law

Limbaugh Gets Lashed By a Listener Limbaugh Gets Lashed By a Listener

The Nation's Chris Hayes discusses Rush Limbaugh's clash with an angry caller, who's a Republican veteran.

Apr 13, 2009 / Video / Countdown

They Fought the Law: Fred Strebeigh’s Equal They Fought the Law: Fred Strebeigh’s Equal

An outstanding history of women's struggle for equality through the courts and in the legal profession.

Apr 8, 2009 / Books & the Arts / Michael O’Donnell

Global Crime Wave? Global Crime Wave?

In this global economic meltdown, with fifty million people potentially losing their jobs by the end of this year, one beneficiary will likely by crime syndicates.

Apr 6, 2009 / Feature / Michael T. Klare

Did Colin Powell Authorize Torture? Did Colin Powell Authorize Torture?

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell seems to be suffering from an all-too-familiar case of Bush-era memory loss

Apr 3, 2009 / Video / The Rachel Maddow Show

Beyond Gossip, Good and Evil Beyond Gossip, Good and Evil

Young love is supposed to hurt a bit emotionally, but increasingly, it bruises.

Apr 3, 2009 / Third-Party Article / Elizabeth Méndez Berry

Guantánamo at Home Guantánamo at Home

Terror suspects are held in US prisons on dubious evidence under inhumane conditions.

Apr 2, 2009 / Feature / Jeanne Theoharis

‘Worse Than Death’ ‘Worse Than Death’

Now that New Mexico has ditched the death penalty, not much will change--except for the worse.

Apr 2, 2009 / Beat the Devil / Alexander Cockburn

Bush Torture on Trial? Bush Torture on Trial?

The pressure has increased dramatically for Obama to investigate former Bush administration officials for authorizing torture.

Apr 2, 2009 / Editorial / David Cole

‘Drop the Rock’: Repeal Unfair Drug Laws ‘Drop the Rock’: Repeal Unfair Drug Laws

The change in leadership at the New York state level seems poised to make a dramatic change to the state's Rockefeller Drug Laws.

Mar 30, 2009 / Video / Brett Story

Refugees From Mexico Drug War Flee to US Refugees From Mexico Drug War Flee to US

The escalating war near America's southern border is driving embattled Mexicans to seek safety in the United States. What if the tide of violence follows them?

Mar 20, 2009 / Feature / Andrew Becker

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