Daily Archives: December 28, 2005

Is the NSA Spying Legal?

FISA vs. the Constitution Congress can’t usurp the president’s power to spy on America’s enemies. In the continuing saga of the surveillance “scandal,” with some congressional Democrats denouncing President Bush as a lawbreaker and even suggesting that impeachment hearings may … Continue reading

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Great Article to Summarize 2005

The Big Story of 2005 (Someone Tell The New York Times)By Austin BayIn December 2004, I wrote a column that led with this line: “Mark it on your calendar: Next month, the Arab Middle East will revolt.” The column placed … Continue reading

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5th Year at War

No one seems to have noticed this is our fifth Christmas at warBy Matthew d’AnconaIn case you’d forgotten, we’re still at war. In the weeks leading up to this year’s Labour conference, Tony Blair and his team debated how much … Continue reading

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