Russia's decision to charge environmental activists with piracy sets an ominous precedent.
Blame profits, politics -- and a huge growth in secrecy-obsessed institutions.
...along with Muhammad Ali, Martin Luther King, and a Washington Post humorist.
Why none of the plans for intervening in Syria actually tries to save civilians.
The White House should release the evidence of Syria's chemical weapons attack.
A sci-fi visionary on why the children of tomorrow are the NSA's biggest nightmare.
What we can learn from one of the most brilliant deceptions of World War II.
Yes, we now have confirmation that the CIA was behind Iran's 1953 coup. But the agency hardly stopped there.
The agency finally owns up to its role in the 1953 operation.
And so are its mistakes.
How the United States and the Soviet Union tried to conceal the problem of radioactive leaks from underground nuclear tests.
It's time for Congress to use its freedom of speech power to force the intelligence debate out into the open.
Congress couldn't draw back the surveillance dragnet. But the justices might.
Islamists in East Africa were supposed to be on the run. But the raids and spy flights keep increasing.
Why isn't Obama outraged about a drone war based on profiling?
The NSA leaker insists he'll never give classified data to the Russians. He may be telling the truth.
When the NSA can't break into your computer, these guys break into your house.
Pakistan’s leaked bin Laden report proves that the country’s vaunted spy agency is either shockingly inept or duplicitous. Or both.