While American neoconservatives use
"the war on terror" to impose democracy on the Middle
East, two New York Law School professors urge us to
rescue democracy here at home. In a
newly released book fr...
Black history month may be over, but a poster prominently displayed in a McDonald's near my neighborhood tells us we should be observing it every day of the year.
One way of doing so might be to reca...
The Southern Poverty Law Center is a left-wing outfit in Montgomery, Alabama, which specializes in snooping out "right-wing extremists," "white supremacists," Confederate flag-wavers and similar tho...
Just because Confederate flags and similar symbols have been ripped down from most public places, don't imagine the crusade against them is over.
Now that the battle against Confederate symbols on publ...
Does anyone remember what the civil rights movement was about?
Not today. Four decades later, it is "controversial" if not "racist" to recall that the civil rights movement was about equal opportunity....
Everyone has a theory why
at grade level, can't do simple math and can't
define the most basic vocabulary words.President Bush, educated at Yale and Harvard, thinks
When June rolls around, I realize
how much I miss baseball.Oh, I know that the Major League
play started in April. When I'm channel surfing, I catch
a quick look at a player waving a bat or a pitcher
In 1999 Edward Tenner published "Why
Things Bite Back," a provocative book about the
unintended consequences of technology. Someone should
write a similar book about law, because the
Does anyone today still seriously maintain that the
mass immigration of the last 30 years is not
transforming America?The classic argument in support of immigration,
If it's war you want, forget Afghanistan and the "Axis of Evil" invented by the president's speechwriters and take a look at our dear amigo to the south, Mexico.Last year, according to documented rep...