Obama's euthanizing of 4th Amendment

by Nat Hentoff -- Before his forced resignation, President Richard Nixon declared, "When the president does it, that means it is not illegal." Our current chief executive, however, speaking this year at more…

A new look at student 'diversity'

by Nat Hentoff -- For years, there has been an insistent demand for "diversity" – equal access by race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, etc. – in education, employment, health care and other more…

Vote for your life!

by Nat Hentoff -- On Sept. 9, autocratic Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services secretary, wrote a threatening letter to the national office of America's Health Insurance Plans. Charging more…

With presidential drones, who needs judges?

by Nat Hentoff -- President Barack Obama, CIA Director Leon Panetta and Defense Secretary Robert Gates are now defendants in a historic lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court, Washington, by the American more…

What Imam Rauf has unleashed

by Nat Hentoff -- Shortly before returning to the U.S. after his State Department Mideast tour, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf said in Abu Dhabi that the viral furor over his insistence on more…

What hath Imam Rauf wrought?

by Nat Hentoff -- The source of the firestorm over the mosque at Ground Zero, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, could have located his mosque in New York anywhere he liked if he more…

Go ahead, Pelosi – make my day!

by Nat Hentoff -- Note: This is the first in a series of columns on the controversy over the planned mosque near Ground Zero. The angry national debate over Imam Feisal Abdul more…

Tea partiers: Defend our digital privacy

by Nat Hentoff -- The American Civil Liberties Union has been persistently diligent – and accurate – in alerting us to the ever-increasing government invasion of our privacy. As the ACLU reported more…

J. Edgar Hoover Obama

by Nat Hentoff -- Many Americans may not remember, if they ever knew, that toward the end of the Bush administration, FBI Director Robert Mueller and then–Attorney General Michael Mukasey so greatly more…