ACLU

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
ACLU executive director Anthony Romero argues that an executive pardon by President Obama "may be the only way to establish, once and for all, that torture is illegal." (Photo: Justin Norman/cc/flickr)
In preparation for the much-anticipated release of the Senate's summary report on CIA torture, the head of one of the country's leading rights groups on Monday proposed a controversial solution to ensure that such crimes are never committed by the American government again: pardon President Bush and those who tortured. Published in the New York...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The FBI is seeking to expand its hacking and surveillance powers through "an...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Major media outlets expressed outrage following revelations this week that in...