Jump to navigation
Whether one supports the bulk collection program or opposes it, outsourcing it to a private corporation is not the right way forward.
There’s a move to return selection of U.S. Senators to state legislatures. Those who support this have forgotten that the nation is both a republic and a democracy.
Since 2007, the Roberts Court has used five key cases to dismantle campaign finance law. McCutcheon v. FEC, expected soon, could be next.
Today more conservative Christian leaders question the price of mass incarceration. This is a huge — and positive — development.
Law enforcement officers should not be allowed to search the contents of a cellphone without a warrant when they arrest someone, the Brennan Center and the NACDL argue in an amicus brief.
The government’s focus on whistleblowers and press leakers instead of real spies warps the security policy debate by treating public scrutiny of intelligence activities as a threat to our democracy, rather than its necessary foundation.
Can Ready for Hillary give that invaluable and patiently assembled email list to Candidate Clinton? Walter Shapiro on one-candidate Super PACs, the most worrisome trend in contemporary politics.