Constitutionally, Slavery Is Indeed a National Institution
September 17, 2015
A New York Times op-ed argues that the country wasn't founded on racial slavery. That couldn't be more wrong.
Rand Paul Just Gave the Islamic State Exactly What It Wants
December 04, 2014
The Kentucky senator just legitimized a barbaric band of terrorist thugs.
Did Obama Literally Shred the Constitution? A TNR Investigation.
November 21, 2014
This case remains open.
Obama, Not Bush, Is the Master of Unilateral War
October 14, 2014
The president must force Congress to vote on his military powers.
CHART: Liberals Live in Cities and That's Bad for Liberalism
August 11, 2014
The lefties don't just live in San Francisco.
The administration is being both deceptive and narrow-minded.
Obama Is Legally Allowed to Enforce—or Not Enforce—the Law
August 03, 2014
Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers.
Libertarians are trying to upend the law—and rewrite history. Will they succeed?
Richard Epstein's highly influential, highly politicized scholarship sits at the base of Tea Party dogma
Obama May Be Blowing His Opportunity to Reform the NSA
January 17, 2014
This piece has been updated throughout to reflect breaking news in advance of the president's 11 a.m. speech.