Jeb Bush, Like Many Republicans, Wants a War With Iran
August 17, 2015
Bush said deposing Saddam Hussein was a "pretty good deal." That's the same "deal" Republicans want with Iran.
GOP presidential candidates are issuing dire warnings about national security. It will backfire.
The Edward Snowden Documentary Accidentally Exposes His Lies
October 25, 2014
That was probably not intentional.
Here's the Best Eric Holder Replacement That No One's Talking About
September 26, 2014
If you don't know who David Kris is, you should.
Guantánamo Bay Is Crumbling Into Ruins
September 21, 2014
But guards and prisoners aren't leaving any time soon.
Obama's Going to Arm the Syrian Rebels? He's Already Been Doing It Covertly for Over a Year
September 11, 2014
In going public, he may be seeking cover.
The National Security State Simply Isn’t a Winning Issue for Politicians—On Either Side of the Aisle
July 18, 2014
Voters, Slate’s David Weigel argues, just see the secret programs as another example of broad government incompetence.
It's time to reexamine laws about selling UAVs to other countries.
Sorry, Lindsey Graham: Obama's Trials for Terror Suspects Have Been a Tremendous Success
June 18, 2014
Why the president needs to tune out Lindsey Graham
Reviewing the president's Friday speech.