2006 Video Archive

Should we get scared again?

Should we get scared again?

March 10, 2014

Probably most folks don't particularly remember where they were on Christmas Night, 1991. I do. more

Phawker

FRIENDLY FIRE: Can Presidents Kill Americans?

March 06, 2014

Last night at the National Constitutional Center, NPR’s Intelligence Squared hosted a debate for broadcast on the limits of executive power, specifically is the president… more

Thomas James Illustration

The President Has Constitutional Power To Target And Kill U.S. Citizens Abroad

March 05, 2014

With the drone strike on accused terrorist and New Mexico-born Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen, President Obama has tested the limits of the executive branch’s powers.… more

Illustration by Thomas James

The President Has Constitutional Power To Target And Kill U.S. Citizens Abroad

March 05, 2014

For Alan Dershowitz Professor of Law, Harvard Law School Against Noah Feldman Professor of Law, Harvard Law School Against Hina Shamsi Director of the ACLU… more

Women Around Town

Intelligence Squared – S. Dana Wolfe’s Words to the Wise

March 05, 2014

With an extensive background in politics and an eclectic résumé to impress any mover and shaker—including a handful of Emmy awards won during her time… more

Phawker

CRIME & PUNISHMENT: Talking Drones, Snowden, O.J. And How To Solve The Israeli-Palestinian Riddle With Super-Lawyer Alan Dershowitz

March 04, 2014

Famed criminal defense lawyer, retired Harvard Law School professor and cable news gadfly Alan Dershowitz will be at the National Constitution Center tomorrow to debate… more

Russia Is A Marginal Power

Russia Is A Marginal Power

March 04, 2014

From the Panel For: Ian Bremmer We're Witnessing The Most Seismic Geopolitical Events Since 9/11Ian Bremmer, Business Insider, March 2, 2014A big part of the… more

Legal Insurrection

Debate: “Affirmative action on campus does more harm than good”

March 04, 2014

What if affirmative action actually hurts minorities? Badger Pundit has the rundown on a debate at Harvard Law School over the proposition in the title… more

Mail on Sunday

Peter Hitchens vs Edward Lucas on the Crimea confrontation

March 02, 2014

Both these short articles appeared in the Mail on Sunday today. My friend Ed Lucas (a fellow former Moscow Correspondent and now a distinguished writer… more

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Approval to target terrorists, U.S. citizens

March 02, 2014

The president has the constitutional authority to target American citizens overseas. This authority is derived from his war-making power as commander-in-chief of the armed forces.… more