General James Mattis received a waiver allowing him to take the job, despite his recent retirement. Is this good for democracy?
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It was on this day in 1775 that the Continental Congress officially created the Marines to lead the fight “on land and at sea” for independence from the British.
A look back at “one of the most significant tributes that Power has ever paid to Reason.”
Gitmo remains a constitutional and political enigma, and its end is not quite yet in sight.
John Yoo of the University of California, Berkeley, and Karen Greenberg of Fordham University discuss the legal status of detainees and prospects for the prison’s closure.