As Nat Hentoff notes, while the defenders of Terry Schiavo are frequently treated as though they're indistinguishable from the anti-abortion crowd, some of the most cogent attacks on the efforts to kill her have come from the disabled community. Twenty-one such organizations released a joint statement last week, and while I have a few minor quibbles with it, you should read it if you've ever found yourself arguing that the issue at stake is whether Schiavo's life is "worth living."
If politicians are going to paint their opponents as illegitimate, they should be prepared to receive the same treatment in return.
A class-action lawsuit is now challenging the DEA's habit of seizing large amounts of cash from travelers without evidence of any crime.
Isabel Fall is canceled. It's the science fiction world's loss.
The FBI Wants To Treat Carter Page Warrant Mistakes Like Training Problems. A Court Adviser Says That's Not Enough.
After seriously messing up its warrant applications with the FISA Court, can the FBI be trusted?