Alberto Gonzales

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2012

    Pat Oliphant Exhibit at the Fullerton Museum Through This Sunday!

    By Dave BartonThat instantly recognizable signature. The O an open mouth yawping in protest. The dot of the I like a projectile being thrown. The remaining letters leaning forward to attack. You don't even have to know his work to recognize political cartoonist Pat Oliphant is a confrontational indi ... More >>

  • News

    August 26, 2010

    Asylum Denied

    Only a fraction of Mexicans get U.S. asylum.

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2009

    The Heat is Back on John Yoo

    Photo by Christopher VictorioYoo before his Chapman debate.The April 21 morning "terror memo" lawyer John Yoo appeared at the Chapman University debate, President Barack Obama said it would be up to his attorney general whether to prosecute former Bush administration advisors like Yoo. Since that da ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    Yoo in Clear or Not So Fast?

    World events are moving so fast and furious, one wonders how participants in the Saturday and Tuesday Chapman University School of Law debates featuring visiting professor and Bush White House torture enabler John Yoo at the center of each are keeping up with their talking Legal A ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009

    Spain, Chapman University Debaters Are Out to Get John Yoo

    So the big question when John Yoo speaks at Chapman University next week about presidential power is: Will he be shackled? Probably not, seeing as how this is not Spain, but were Orange within the Iberian Peninsula nation and NATO ally, he'd be under criminal indictment for sanctioning torture at Gu ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 14, 2008
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    September 6, 2007

    Not Taking It Anymore

    OC Young Democrats Women’s Forum

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2007

    Tuesday's Headlines & Surprises

    Top U.S. Secrets to Crooks, Idiots and Dopers: The Hill newspaper in Washington, D.C., reports this morning that the Pentagon, the guys running the Iraq War, now want Congress to allow national security clearances for government employees who are “ex-convicts, drug addicts and mentally incompeten ... More >>

  • News

    May 10, 2007

    Tased and Not Confused

    To lawyer in OC jailhouse-tasing incident, missing footage is no shocker

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2007

    Foxes, Henhouses, and the Fashion Police

    Just like breaking a leg can take your mind off a toothache, the major traumas the Bush administration has inflicted on the body politic make it easy to forget the lesser damage it's doing.  Or, as Ruth Marcus puts in her column in today's Washington Post, "The tornado of disastrous headlines - ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2007

    Rohrabacher v. Gonzales

    You know a political scandal has sailed past the point of no return when even Dana Rohrabacher (R-Surfin') sounds like a voice of reason. From CBS News: Pressure mounted on the White House Thursday to fire Attorney General Alberto Gonzales for the abrupt dismissal of U.S. attorneys. More Republican ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2006

    We Defend Barbara Coe--Again!

    Told you it wasn't the CCIR who sent out the letter telling Latinos immigrants can't vote. Turns out the California Attorney General's office fingered Tan Nguyen, who seemed like the ideal Republican congressional candidate--minority, immigrant-hating, and carpet-bagging. Jail time is rumored for th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2006

    We Defend Barbara Coe!

    By now, everyone and their gardener has heard about the letter to recently registered Latino voters warning them of repercussions if they're illegal. No one is quite sure who sent the letter (read the English-language translation here), although the blame game has already begun: Democrats blame Repu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2006

    Memories (wiretapping edition)

    There was something very familiar about Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' testimony before the Senate Judicary Committee yesterday. As Think Progress summarizes yesterday morning's highlight: Earlier this year, the Justice Department's Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR), which is charged ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2006

    Read the lies in real time

    This blogger is keeping up on the limp-dicked questioning of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales and his wiretaps. Oh, and while you have to be sworn in for fucking jury duty, the rat bastards who represent YOU won't even swear in Gonzales (like that would stop someone from this Administration from ly ... More >>

  • Columns

    August 4, 2005
  • Unknown

    July 7, 2005

    Supreme Food Court

    Jim Washburn fits Triangle Square into a conservative black hole

  • Columns

    May 5, 2005

    Youre Welcome

    This is not a story about the filibuster

  • Columns

    January 20, 2005

    This Inauguration Doesnt Auger Well

    But Hugh Hewitt hews to the red state hues

  • News

    June 27, 2002