The Problem with U.S. Birthright Citizenship

The concept of birthright citizenship was applicable back in 1776, when travel between countries was measured in months. It’s not applicable today, except for children whose parents are themselves are U.S. citizens or here under legal provisions and enrolled in the process to become U.S. citizens. The concept of “birthright citizenship” is it no longer […]

Obama on Classifying and Declassifying Information

Is Obama authorized to classify and declassify information at will? According to my recollection, the answer to that question would be a very emphatic, “No.”  In fact, I distinctly recall there being some exceptionally good reasons why we would NEVER give such authority to one branch of the government, much less access to the information […]