Adam Serwer: Journalistic Con Artist


Serwer, in a Washington Post blog entry today about the New Black Panther dismissal, frolics some more in the journalistic sewer.

Obama Nominee in Peril Over Terror and Military Voting Policies


One of the most important federal positions in the fight against terrorism is the Deputy Attorney General (DAG).  President Obama’s nominee, James Cole, may not be confirmed before this Congress adjourns.  Predictably, a full court press is on to urgently move the nomination in the next few days. The DAG has day to day oversight [...]

Hot Post: Eric Holder’s Bipartisan Rebuke


This popular post was first published on November 24, here. Although the story was completely ignored by the mainstream media, Attorney General Eric Holder received a rare bipartisan rebuke last Thursday by the House Judiciary Committee.  At issue was Holder’s decision to ignore the committee’s invitation to have a Justice Department representative testify on whether religious [...]

Eric Holder’s Bipartisan Rebuke


Although the story was completely ignored by the mainstream media, Attorney General Eric Holder received a rare bipartisan rebuke last Thursday by the House Judiciary Committee.  At issue was Holder’s decision to ignore the committee’s invitation to have a Justice Department representative testify on whether religious organizations may make religious-based employment based decisions while accepting federal [...]