Uriah, and Other Biblical Figures

President Obama: THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon. Today I accepted General Stanley McChrystal’s resignation as commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan. I did so with considerable regret, but also with certainty that it is the right thing for our mission in Afghanistan, for our military, and for our country. … I don’t make […]

Little Guys, Big Guys and the Law

Shortly before President Obama’s nomination of Elena Kagan for the Supreme Court, Politico published this excoriation of the “pro-business tilt” of Chief Justice John G. Roberts and his Court by Nan Aron, founder and president of Alliance For Justice: As chief justice, John Roberts has shown a strong pro-business tilt. On the eve of the […]