Andrew Thornton


A case for Kagan

Despite concerns about precise nature of her legal views, Kagan adds a much needed female voice to the bench


May 18, 2010

The pompousness of prescriptivism

There is no point in following grammatical rules purely for their own sake


May 4, 2010

Wanted: liberal lion

Upcoming issues require strong liberal voice on the Supreme Court


April 20, 2010

Tea Party populism tastes fake

Tea Party’s right-wing extremism is absurd, yet potentially damaging


February 26, 2010

Barack Obama: Constitutional scholar?

Recommended shift in detainee policy remains unjust and hypocritical


February 2, 2010