Nat Hentoff of the Village Voice is one of the most outspoken critics of the Bush Administration.
In his June 24 column, he picks up a couple Cambridge law titles that hammer home Bush’s legal sidestepping.
In a June 6 letter to Attorney General Michael Mukasey—largely ignored by a press immersed in the future of Hillary Clinton—56 Democrats in the House of Representatives asked for “an immediate investigation with the appointment of a special counsel to determine whether actions taken by the President, his Cabinet, and other Administration officials are in violation of the War Crimes Act (18 U.S.C. 2441) . . . and other U.S. and international laws.”
This isn’t front-page news?