Americans expect a government restrained by transparency and public oversight. But spying has become easier - more open to abuse.
For all intents and purposes, Glass is a technological extension of the human body - or so Google would have us believe.
Conservatives continue to fight nature and necessity. For them, this is a ballgame without an end. For the rest of us, we may finally see the clock ticking down to victory.
Legal experts and human rights activists describe this week's two cases before the Supreme Court on same-sex marriageas as monumental.
Caroli Mullen, a life-long activist for peace and civil rights, died March 8 in Baltimore after a two-year bout with cancer.
With a stroke of a pen the Union government outlawed the enslavement of 4 million people. The truth was that the war was not going well for the North and they had to pass the Emancipation Proclamation in order to win.
With the ending of the ban on women in combat, the discussion on women's equality is taking an interesting turn.
Forty years. Damn it's been a long time.
Events in recent days between Israel and the Hamas-led government in Gaza show the danger of Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu's refusal to work seriously toward the resolution of Palestinian grievances.