Tag Archives: Guantanamo

Regarding Our Department of Jihad

There is the police procedural and legal drama series Law & Order – it’s been on the air since 1990 and made its creator, Dick Wolf, a rich man, and has kept NBC afloat, barely. And it spawned Law & … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

America was always called the New World. And Americans, as a rule, have no use for the past. Everyone knows this. We find history not just dull and boring, but we seem to hold that history itself is useless. We’re … Continue reading

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