June 23, 2010 RSS feed / Opinion

Vindicators of the Declaration

“Decades later the Declaration of Independence was canonized as American scripture,” the vinegary historian Walter McDougall writes of the nation’s founding document, “but in 1776 it was generally read once — in army ca More...

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Broken promises, broken laws, broken lives

Federal authorities are investigating whether officials of the government south of the border participated in a citizen’s kidnapping and torture -— Canadian authorities, that is, investigating the possible role of U.S. More...