Jon Queally, staff writer
"The President is defending his CIA Director nominee *because* she participated in illegal, immoral torture. That's a true danger in these times."
Jon Queally, staff writer
"Torture was illegal and immoral after 9/11, and it still is now," warn critics...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
protester calls for end of war on terror
On Monday, many Americans "mourn the often forgotten victims of the never-...


In an intrepid effort to get Congress and a shameless Mitch McConnell to act like human beings this once, Jon Stewart is pushing to refund the Zadroga Act, created to care for the many 9/11 first responders now deathly ill from working at Ground Zero. From somber to impassioned to goofy - cue Jonald Trump - Stewart has rallied, chased legislators, urged a Twitter campaign, and revisited TV to declare, “The people of Congress are not as good (as) the people who are first responders.”