Nat Hentoff, civil libertarian, human rights champion, passes on
| 12 January 2017 | SHEILA REPORTS |
Edward Snowden: “When you collect everything, you understand nothing.”
| 25 Oct 2015 | CONNECTING |
Anti-blasphemy laws? Anti-hate speech laws? Some things to consider before you vote.
| 20 Jan 2015 | CONNECTING |
Let’s start asking politicians about Internet privacy
Brown v. Board of Education turns sixty
| 24 June 2014 | FEATURES |
The new world of civil rights turns the old one on its head.
The law and Martin Luther King Jr
Fifty years ago this week, Martin Luther King Jr was sitting in a jail in Birmingham, Alabama, for marching against segregation. From his cell he wrote a stunning analysis of what constitutes a just law.
Obama sworn in
| 22 January 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |
On two Bibles, one formerly belonging to President Abraham Lincoln, the other to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Press scrutinizes Tea Party
Again and again, the Tea Party movement is being analyzed and labeled and frankly, ridiculed in the media. Then after continually circulating charges against the Tea Party of racism, the media are reporting that Tea Party groups are battling charges of racism. Who’s making news here?
America’s immigration challenge: to govern, not just control
| 01 May 2010 | FEATURES |
Arizona’s clampdown on unauthorised residence highlights a policy vacuum and puts citizens at risk.