Posts Tagged: drone strikes
It's tempting to call ISIS "medieval" murderers. But from mass murder to drone strikes, atrocity is very much a part of our modern experience.
Africa is the U.S. military's next frontier, and it's using humanitarian missions to get there.
Pakistan's elected government claims to oppose U.S. drone strikes. So why has it kidnapped a prominent drone war critic?
Before we get cynical about 2014, let's recount the good news from 2013: declining U.S. militarism, a resurgence of diplomacy, and a more forceful global discussion about inequality.
The 10-year drone-war killing spree has unleashed the seeds of its own destruction: a nonviolent resistance movement.
The war on terror has become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
It's time to relegate the bankrupt counterinsurgency doctrine into the “dustbin of history.”
Focusing on the executive actions you can take without Congress is a great idea, Mr. President.
The U.S. recognition of Somalia as a sovereign and equal partner entails new responsibilities for both parties.
Just as it did in Afghanistan and Iraq, the CIA and U.S. military act on bad intel when designating targets for drone attacks.