Posts Tagged: Humanitarian Intervention
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
Once again, R2P — responsibility to protect — is being used as a pretext for attacking Syria.
What’s needed in Syria is not military intervention, but a global peace offensive.
Humanitarian intervention and pre-emptive military strikes go together like a horse and carriage.
The case can be made that the United States needs humanitarian intervention to decrease gun violence by citizens against citizens.
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
Despite his better judgment, Obama is poised to make serious mistakes in Syria--all because he made words like "red line" part of his vocabulary.
It’s frightening how ready and willing President Obama is to operate outside of global legal frameworks.
It is perhaps hackneyed to refer to Syria as a tinderbox or a powder keg, but that's exactly what it is.
Is it just a propaganda tool that affords the U.S. cover under which to continue its role as global policeman?