Why you should care about the National Defense Authorization Act

*This is a long post.  But its length reflects the importance of its topic.  I hope this discussion communicates the complexity of the NDAA and the significance of the law’s implications. The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was signed into law by President Obama on December 31.  This bill is passed yearly to determine the … Continue reading Why you should care about the National Defense Authorization Act

Israel: Denying right to free speech

This report from Al Jazeera English discusses Israel's increasing crackdown on organizations and individuals who dissent against the government or support Palestinian causes.  If other recent incidents have not compelled the American government to reconsider its support of Israel, than this must.  Rather than cling to an increasingly false notion that Israel is the democratic … Continue reading Israel: Denying right to free speech