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Jeb: NSA needs broader powers

...firms for using encryption to make it harder for their customers to be surveilled. "It makes it harder for the American government to do its job while protecting civil liberties to make sure evildoers aren't in our midst," he said.Noting...
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My Turn: Eminent domain equals imminent catastrophe

...torts laws of many of our neighboring countries are a hatchet solution for fallow land. The tendency of most Latin American governments is to withhold the rights of land owners, making investment in such countries a dodgy prospect at best. Since...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 2

...Vyacheslav Kobets, were scheduled to meet the expedition on the ice to sign an agreement urging the Soviet and American governments to open the border.An orange line was spray-painted on the ice between Big Diomede and Little Diomede - it...
Senate Democrats aim fire at rich, obscure brothers

...expenditures don't have anything to do with free speech and have everything to do with skewing what goes on with American government and American politics," said Garin, who advises Reid. To see the Kochs spend millions to try to privatize Social...
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Project: The tools to talk about civil rights

...Application in educationGraham Storey, a teacher at Thunder Mountain High School, has used the film when teaching American Government, tying it in with the nation's civil rights era and civil war amendments to the constitution, he said. He's...
Constitution Day: The people, the press, and the public's right to know

...Constitution was ratified on September 17, a day that we continue to commemorate every year as the birth of our uniquely American government. There is no better way to honor our Constitution and our founding fathers than by exercising our individual right...
Outside editorial: White House, Congress should seek compromise on Fast and Furious documents

...Instead, the agents lost track of nearly all of the 2,000 guns in the scheme dubbed "Fast and Furious," and the American government became an unwitting accomplice in the inhuman violence south of the border. As a result, a U.S. Border Patrol...
Andrea Story

...that we have. In Juneau, each high school student has to take one year of American History and a half year of American Government to graduate. I support this graduation requirement, and believe a new mandated class is not needed. The district...
A stain on national character

...our national and individual dignity. Worse, these actions are the product of a decision at the highest level of American government to create a subclass of human prisoner below that protected by the Geneva Convention. In doing so, President...
Budget squeezes JDHS AP courses

...from New York. At JDHS, AP American history and American government classes were canceled because 11 and 14 students...were AP courses in biology, chemistry, physics, American government and American history. The school canceled the...


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