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Anthony Lewis

Anthony Lewis (March 27, 1927 – March 25, 2013) was an American public intellectual and journalist, twice winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and a longtime New York Times columnist. He is credited with creating the field of legal journalism in the United States

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Americans, we passionately believe, are a humane people. We showed that in restoring wounded economi ...

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Desperation is a fact of life in many poor, overcrowded countries.

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I was covering the Supreme Court when it decided Gideon v. Wainright, and the case has always had sp ...

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Attacking the indecency of life in much of the Southern Hemisphere is no longer a matter of grace, o ...

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The Nuremberg trials of Nazi leaders, in open court before an international tribunal, had a profound ...

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With one terrible exception, the Civil War, law and the Constitution have kept America whole and fre ...

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Congress has shortchanged not only foreign aid but foreign policy. A mistaken notion that diplomats ...

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Despite all the gains for democracy in the world, in many countries anyone who wants to publish trut ...

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Americans who visit Tuscany or Umbria love the landscape: the silvery olive groves, the fields of su ...

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The First Amendment is very important, but it's not everything.

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The only way to security for Israel and a humane life for Palestinians in their own land is politica ...

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I'm a pro-capitalist, middle-of-the-road, tepid centrist.

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Freedom under law is hard work. If rulers cannot be trusted with arbitrary power, it is up to citize ...

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Even a competent lawyer may not be able to mount an adequate defense against the state, with all its ...

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Over many years, the United States has worked to persuade and compel governments around the world to ...

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