Human rights improving in prison system

by Nat Hentoff -- At last, more emphasis – particularly from Attorney General Eric Holder – is being placed on how to reduce the large numbers of inmates in our overflowing prisons. more…

Eric Holder discovers true justice!

by Nat Hentoff -- Ever since Eric Holder became our chief law enforcement officer, I have described him as being Barack Obama's faithful vassal, who supports the president's defiling of the Constitution. more…

Obama thumbs nose at human-rights treaty

by Nat Hentoff -- Among the reporter-columnists whose bylines I never miss, Pulitzer Prize winner Charlie Savage of the New York Times is at the top of the list. He is penetratingly more…

Schools that turn students into outcasts

by Nat Hentoff -- Former Chief Judge of New York State Judith S. Kaye always makes necessary sense, as she did when she recently wrote this in the opinion pages of the more…

Flash! Eric Holder gets 1 right

by Nat Hentoff -- Attorney General Eric Holder, long dutifully obedient to his boss' vandalizing of the Constitution, now emerges as a vital opponent of one of the most damaging abuses in more…

When executioners jump the gun

by Nat Hentoff -- The state of Texas should be far from commended for its ample dedication to continuing the death penalty. But at least the care Texas courts take when listening more…