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Boston Marathon Suspects

The Xenophobe Party

Robert Reich | Posted 06.23.2013 | Home
Robert Reich

The so-called "war on terror" is a war without end. If we arrest American citizens and hold them indefinitely without trials, without lawyers, and without the protection of our system of justice, because we suspect they have ties with terrorists, where will that end?

Reddit Apologizes For Boston Marathon Speculations

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 04.23.2013 | Home

Speculation on social media last week over who was responsible for the bombing at the Boston Marathon produced its own set of innocent victims: the fa...

Cain and Abel and the Boston Brothers

Claudia Ricci | Posted 06.21.2013 | Home
Claudia Ricci

Rather than hating the bomber, it seems better to me that we should love the lesson about choice that he so painfully teaches.

What Rights Should Terrorists Have?

Jim Moret | Posted 06.20.2013 | Home
Jim Moret

I recognize, as a lawyer, that when you infringe the rights of one citizen you threaten the rights of all citizens. But #2 arguably abandoned and disavowed those rights when he (allegedly) declared war against his people and his country.

Empathy in the Wake of Tragedy

Toni Nagy | Posted 06.20.2013 | Home
Toni Nagy

There is much to learn from this horrific occurrence beyond the details that have yet to be revealed. Although it is human to seek vengeance against those who have caused pain, if this mindset is maintained our geo-political atmosphere will forever be at war.

WATCH: UMass-Dartmouth Students On Boston Marathon Suspect

Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

The campus at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth was evacuated Friday after college officials learned Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev,...

Sister Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Says Young Suspect 'An Amazing Child'

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

A reporter tracked the sister of Boston bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at a Hudson County apartment building in New Jersey Friday mor...

Where Are We Going? And Why Am I in This Handbasket?

Lester & Charlie | Posted 06.19.2013 | Home
Lester & Charlie

It took only minutes for the first conservative conspiracy theories to start pinballing around the Internet. Too many conservatives are twisted enough to take any tragedy -- from Boston to Newtown to Aurora -- and turn it into an opportunity to prance.

Boston Suspects' Uncle Seeks Forgiveness From Victims' Families

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

Ruslan Tsarni, the uncle of the two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon blasts, delivered an impassioned interview outside his home in Montgomer...

Jason Linkins

Reddit Moderator Apologizes To Family Of Sunil Tripathi | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

Amid the confusion in Watertown, Mass., last night, the suspect who has now been properly identified as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was, for a time, misidentifi...

Jason Cherkis

Acquaintances Of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect 'Shocked' | Jason Cherkis | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, brothers, have been identified by authorities as the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing. Details are emerging...

LOOK: Messages Of Love And Support For Boston

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

In the words of Winston Churchill, "If you're going through hell, keep going." Boston certainly has been through hell this week and the city and its c...

Katherine Bindley

Social Media Investigates Boston Attacks: Should The Crowd Be Pointing Fingers? | Katherine Bindley | Posted 04.19.2013 | Home

It's unlikely that the people responsible for the Boston Marathon attack will be apprehended through social media -- the security footage from a Lord ...