National Security

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
But guards and prisoners aren't leaving any time soon
September 21, 2014

But guards and prisoners aren't leaving any time soon.

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. 

Why Is the U.S. So Stingy With Its Drones? It's Costing Us.
It's time to reexamine laws about selling UAVs to other countries
July 02, 2014

It's time to reexamine laws about selling UAVs to other countries.

Bob Woodward Shows His Anti-Obama Bias
January 07, 2014

A scoop about Robert Gates' criticisms of Obama says more about Woodward than anyone else.

The Media's Arrogant Defense of Leaks
October 30, 2013

I'd rather have government than media determine who should leak

Chart: The Anti-NSA Rally Was So Politically Diverse, Even a Pirate Attended
October 27, 2013

On Saturday, thousands gathered in front of the Capitol Building for the celebrity-endorsed Stop Watching Us rally.

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