In a wide-ranging review essay of Amartya Sen’s recent ambitious book, “The Idea of Justice,” Moshe Halbertal, a philosopher from the Hebrew University, unleashes arguments against the right to private property that are supposed to be even stronger than those Sen himself offers. . . .
AS GOV. Bob Riley prepares to take his case for charter schools to the Legislature next year, Alabamians need to understand that the governor isn't promoting a new or especially controversial idea for improving education. . . .
From his former incarnation as strategic adviser to Pakistan's politico-religious parties, the one-time Pakistani intelligence chief Hamid Gul has resurfaced as de facto minister of propaganda and disinformation for the Taliban insurgents. . . .