Today Is the 50th Anniversary of the (Re-)Birth of the First Amendment
On March 9, 1964, a unanimous Supreme Court reversed a libel verdict against The New York Times in a case brought by Alabama officials who c
The NSA Speech: Obama Accepts the Logic of Staying Terrorized
If he prevails, mass surveillance on innocents will persist, and we'll never enjoy pre-9/11 privacy again.
The Conservatives should embrace a yes vote for Scottish independence now
Simon Jenkins: Britain has fought many wars over self-determination, so independence for Scotland should not be treated as a privilege
The Astronomical Hijinks of the Shortest Day of the Year
The solstice isn't for more than a week, but the earliest sunset of the year is already upon us. How's that possible?
See all five copies of Lincoln’s handwritten Gettysburg Address on the G...
Not quite four score and seven years ago, I was an elementary school student, staring at a classroom map, gripped by the (mistaken) deductio
Five Excellent, Customizable Start Pages to Replace iGoogle
Google is shutting down the super-customizable iGoogle start page on November 1st--this Friday--but that doesn't mean you're stuck without y
U.S. Army to cut costs, improve collaboration and go mobile with Google ...
Posted by Shannon Sullivan, Head of Defense & Intelligence, Google Enterprise Improving efficiency and innovating are ongoing missions for t
What Does Benjamin Franklin Have to Do With Obamacare?
In founding the Pennsylvania Hospital, America’s wiliest Founding Father promoted public health by leveraging politics with religion.