Perhaps I’m missing something, but it seems clear to me that Minnesota court’s order that both the Franken and Coleman campaigns had agree to a standard for counting improperly excluded ba
If you happen to be a confederate apologist like Robert Stacy McCain, about the only lesson you’re willing to take away from the Civil War is that collective punishment is an acceptable tactic,
Abstinence pledges don’t work. Or, rather, they don’t work in terms of promoting abstinence. In terms of what one suspects is the real objective — marking a teenage girl’s virg
Serwer: A much commented upon statement from Marty Peretz, on the battle currently raging in Gaza: Message: do not fuck with the Jews. I’m not sure if this is applicable to international conflic
Pakistan and India are building up forces along the border: Senior Pakistani security and defense officials said Friday the military had moved a “limited number” of troops fighting Taliban
Glenn Reynolds. In addition to everything else, Reynolds also demonstrates the bizarre inability of torture apologists to understand the concept of consent (or, in a pinch, the ability to define the c
The New York Times shows the stupid: But it has another goal as well: to expunge the ghost of its flawed 2006 war against Hezbollah in Lebanon and re-establish Israeli deterrence….“There has b
Chapter VIII of From Colony to Superpower deals with the second Cleveland and first McKinley administrations, covering the Spanish-American War and the beginning of serious US involvement with China.