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…

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…