Must American students pass citizenship test?

by Nat Hentoff -- To preserve who we are as Americans, nothing is more important for our students than to know how, as constitutionally protected citizens, they are distinct from people of more…

Does your college allow free speech?

by Nat Hentoff -- Will any of the 2016 presidential candidates mention the many colleges that widely censor students' free speech? Probably not. But at least a news analyst has followed the more…

The Circus Lady helps fractious Ferguson

by Nat Hentoff -- Increasingly known throughout the United States and abroad, the "Circus Lady" – the founder, executive and artistic director of St. Louis-based Circus Harmony – "has a long history more…

Obama warmly legitimizes Cuban dictatorship

by Nat Hentoff -- I have long been reporting on Castro-ruled Cuba and, indeed, was there not long after Fidel Castro had taken over the country. What became clear, as the number more…

Try CIA torturers and their government authorizers

by Nat Hentoff -- With the Senate Intelligence Committee's patriotic report on the CIA's years of torture after 9/11, a surprisingly disappointing reaction came from Rand Paul, most likely running as the more…

Rand Paul's constitutional consistency

by Nat Hentoff -- Increasingly, it seems more Americans are becoming less influenced by their political parties when casting their votes, as Republican Rand Paul is finding out. Writer and "liberal Democrat" more…