The silence of the left: Obama, Bush and extrajudicial killing

Salon’s Glenn Greenwald has spent the duration of Obama’s presidency asking a fundamental question of the left: Why are George W. Bush’s transgressions, which elicited fury from Democrats and liberals, acceptable when President Obama adopts –...

It’s the moral authority, stupid

Who are America’s preeminent living moral leaders? Name three. Name two. OK, name one. There’s a reason Glenn Beck tried to steal Martin Luther King, Jr.’s glory, it’s because there was no one he could put on that podium who exemplified and...