We can't close down the world and huddle in our houses after the Boston Marathon attack.
States are adopting laws meant to keep consumers in the dark about where their food comes from.
Torture doesn't "work" but that's not the point.
Sooner or later, if citizens are going to support further wars and impingements on their own civil liberties, they need red meat.
Law enforcement officials say the number of violent encounters with anti-government "sovereign citizens" is rising.
The shortage of real terrorism in recent years has been a challenge for our law enforcers.
When the government protects powerful corporate interests from powerful social movements, America abandons its high purposes.
Violent jihadists don't represent Islam any more than the Anders Breiviks of the world represent Christianity.