Ali M Latifi | NYT SYNDICATE ACHIN, AFGHANISTAN I spent the evening of April 13 with a cousin and two aunts in the upscale Wazir Akbar Khan neighbourhood in Kabul, Afghanistan. My aunts mostly talked about their relaxed, liberal early ..
New York Times THE United States is as vulnerable to an attack today as it was the morning of September 11, 2001. Information in the press about national security is misleading or flat-out wrong, offering a false sense of security. The ..
Lisa Pryor | NYT SYNDICATE How can I tell you what I have done? Let me start with a doorway. I am looking in at a patient handcuffed to the rails of a hospital bed, arms spread out in a crucifixion pose. The prison guards who have brought the ..