The distinctive core of Sen. Rand Paul

by Nat Hentoff -- (Editors note: This is the second in a series on the choice of libertarian Rand Paul for the White House. Read Part 1 here.) I was shocked to more…

My pro-Constitution choice for president

by Nat Hentoff -- Sen. Rand Paul's unexpected March 6-7, 2013, 13-hour filibuster speech against the appointment of John Brennan as head of the CIA was widely seen and reported. But, as more…

Rand Paul, save us from the criminal CIA

by Nat Hentoff -- Future American historians will marvel at how long the CIA engaged in such utter unconstitutional lawlessness as the torture of its captives and drone-plane executions of alleged terrorists more…

Military judge demands torture info from CIA

by Nat Hentoff -- As first reported by the Miami Herald's Carol Rosenberg on April 17, during a pretrial hearing of a Guantanamo prisoner previously held at a series of CIA secret more…

Restoring due-process rights on campus

by Nat Hentoff -- During the continuously explosive debates about education reform and teacher evaluation, no mention has been made by the media in all its forms of a persistently effective national more…

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…