Posts Tagged: drone war
Someday in the distant future, I hope you’ll read this letter and smile indulgently at my worst fears.
As the U.S. drone war flares up again in Yemen, a distressingly familiar pattern is playing out.
The Obama administration’s war plans in Iraq and Syria are illegal, ill-conceived, and destined to fail. Here's what the U.S.—and you—can do instead.
Human Rights Watch continues to face charges from activists, including Nobel Laureates, who say the group is too close to Washington to criticize U.S. foreign policy.
The poem of the week from our friends at Split This Rock.
What would it take for Hillary Clinton to reconsider her knee-jerk American exceptionalism?
U.S. foreign policy is anything but demilitarized. But where the Bush team saw every problem as a nail, the Obama team wields more than just a hammer.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
Pakistan's elected government claims to oppose U.S. drone strikes. So why has it kidnapped a prominent drone war critic?
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.