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No Greater Sacrifice

Recently, a wonderful organization called No Greater Sacrifice, which provides college scholarships to the children of our fallen and wounded warriors, held its Freedom Award Dinner in Washington. In the ...

Awlaki and 9/11

In today’s Washington Post, I write about how the wolves are circling the CIA’s Predator program, and how the Obama administration is endangering the CIA officials involved in the program ...

Jane Mayer’s Defenders Chime In

Over at True/Slant, Conor Friedersdorf comes to Jane Mayer’s defense, claiming Mayer didn’t really mean that the CIA interrogations “yielded no appreciable intelligence benefit” because — aha! — I left ...

Mayer: Wrong Again

Jane Mayer has already responded to my piece this morning, telling Mike Allen of Politico in an email that “[Thiessen] cites John Brennan as a supporter of his torture obsession” ...

Eric Holder vs. John Adams

I have a piece up for the Washington Post explaining why the al-Qaeda lawyers are wrong to wrap themselves in the mantle of John Adams. Thanks to the spade work ...

Hoyer’s Abortion Gambit

In the Washington Post this morning, I explain how Speaker Pelosi plans to game the Stupak 12 on health-care reconciliation. The problem is that there is no way to fix ...