Slate's Dahlia Lithwick reports from the Supreme Court on the cases of Yaser Hamdi and Jose Padilla, which may determine the boundaries of the president's authority to detain enemy combatants. Or rather, "enemy combatants," since the central question is whether it's incumbent on the executive to show in court that the detainee really is an enemy combatant.
Harris' origins allow her to properly claim Asian or Black/African American legal status, and she has chosen the latter.
Joe Biden announced today that Harris will be his Democratic running mate.
"I’m a vegetarian and I love dogs, like Hitler. But the only thing I have in common with Hitler are the good bits!"
Officials claim doing business is a revocable “privilege,” but many Americans see it as a right that they’ll exercise with or without licenses and permits.