Chemical weapons: Feds used 'em in Waco

by Andrew Napolitano -- When Secretary of State John Kerry, apparently irritated by a lack of sleep, gave a snippy and what he thought was an unrealistic reply to a reporter's question more…

International law prohibits Obama's war

by Andrew Napolitano -- President Obama's request for express congressional authorization for a limited aerial invasion of Syria raises profound legal and constitutional questions. For starters, there is simply no legal basis more…

America's Soviet-style police state

by Andrew Napolitano -- How is it that the government can charge Edward Snowden with espionage for telling a journalist that the feds have been spying on all Americans and many of more…

Liberty's backlash: The Amash Amendment

by Andrew Napolitano -- Last week, Justin Amash, the two-term libertarian Republican congressman from Michigan, joined with John Conyers, the 25-term liberal Democratic congressman from the same state, to offer an amendment more…

Liberty and safety: The government's satanic bargain

by Andrew Napolitano -- When Edward Snowden revealed that the federal government, in direct defiance of the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution, was unlawfully and unconstitutionally spying on all Americans who use more…

Double jeopardy: In Constitution for a reason

by Andrew Napolitano -- While the country processes the racial politics-inspired prosecution of George Zimmerman, which came to a conclusion last week, and as the calls to try him in federal court more…

Obama's rejection of the rule of law

by Andrew Napolitano -- Fidelity to the rule of law is the centerpiece of a free society. It means that no one is beneath the protection of the law and no one more…

Jefferson weeping

by Andrew Napolitano -- Do you have more personal liberty today than on the Fourth of July, 2012? When Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence, he used language that has become more…

The giant has awakened!

by Andrew Napolitano -- Which is more dangerous to personal liberty in a free society: a renegade who tells an inconvenient truth about government lawbreaking, or government officials who lie about what more…

Edward Snowden's 2 oaths

by Andrew Napolitano -- When former spy Edward Snowden revealed to the world that the federal government is spying on most Americans, most Americans were surprised and unhappy. But half of official more…