A disturbing historical parallel: The Patriot Act and the Star Chamber

Lynne Kiesling While I’m delving into history, consider this week’s revelation that a secret panel drawn from the White House National Security Council can put the names of any American on a watch list and “kill list” — and that action is entirely secret. American militants like Anwar al-Awlaki are placed on a kill or… More A disturbing historical parallel: The Patriot Act and the Star Chamber