There is a little discussion rumbling on here and there in newspapers and magazines, and very likely in your local bar, about torture. As far as I can tell, it seems to have started with a piece by Walter Pincus in the Washington Post of October 21st: "Silence of 4 Terror Probe Suspects Poses Dilemma... Read More
John Derbyshire writes an incredible amount on all sorts of subjects for all kinds of outlets. (This no longer includes National Review, whose editors had some kind of tantrum and fired him. He is the author of We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism and several other books. His most recent book, published by VDARE.com com is FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT (also available in Kindle).His writings are archived at JohnDerbyshire.com.