Attorney General Michael Mukasey disappoints Sen. Charles Schumer--who voted to confirm Mukasey--by refusing to support a statute banning waterboarding, which is already illegal:[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iERRrY1m_Mo&eurl=http://www.tpmmuckraker.... the transcript at TPM. Any chance one of the presidential candidates could give some attention to the torture issue? Or maybe executive authority? Much more worth reading at Balkinization.
Grant Gallicho joined Commonweal as an intern and was an associate editor for the magazine until 2015.