Ku Klux Klan

Goodbye to our Freedom to Hate

Thu 14 May, AT 14:46 Alexander Cockburn

The Hate Crime Act will criminalise free speech, warns Alexander Cockburn

Barack Obama

Obama brings house down at Correspondents’ dinner

News Mon 11 May, AT 12:49

Barack Obama’s self-effacing jokes go down well with a tame audience of celebrities and journalists

Senator Arlen Specter

Republicans in disarray after Arlen Specter’s defection

Fri 1 May, AT 08:42 Alexander Cockburn

But picking a battle over Barack Obama’s upcoming nominations for the Supreme Court could provide a road out of the wilderness

Barack Obama 100 days

Obama and Churchill friends again after 100 days

News Thu 30 Apr, AT 10:12

Winston Churchill was right to denounce torture, says President as he completes his first 100 days