And with good reason—we've been egregiously violating our treaty on torture for years.
These chemical weapons are decades old and were created with the help of the U.S.
George Bush: Climate Change Is a Threat
September 03, 2014
Too bad the rest of his party won't admit it.
Over three-quarters of deportees didn't see a judge in 2012.
Why Is Robert Gates Angry?
February 25, 2014
Robert Gates was one of the most effective secretaries of defense in recent history. He was also one of the most restrained—until now.
How Many People in Your State Are Dying From Downwind Air Pollution?
December 09, 2013
This map estimates the toll.
Don't Compare Obamacare to Bush's Medicare Part D
November 19, 2013
Obama's health-care reform was designed to pay for itself.
With much fanfare, President Obama today announced a new set of proposals to rein in the cost of higher education, the most eye-catching of which is the creation of a ranking—based on metrics such as affordability, graduation rates, and recruitment o
How Obama Undermined the War on Terror
May 01, 2013
When Obama took office, he promised not to expend "the rule of law" for "expedience's sake." He did, and now we all face the consequences.