Posts Tagged: international law
During and after Israel's war on Gaza, bipartisan congressional majorities have worked to undermine war crimes investigations by the United Nations and human rights groups.
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.
Washington's major limitation towards Russia is not a lack of military leadership, but a lack of moral leadership.
In a flagrant violation of international law, Israel's assault on Gaza has killed hundreds of civilians and devastated civilian infrastructure.
The deaths of three Israeli teens is an immense tragedy, but not a justification for collective punishment and violence against innocent Palestinians.
Costa Rican lawyer Roberto Zamora sued his government for supporting the Bush administration's illegal war in Iraq—and won.
Vladimir Putin has a point: the United States seems to have discovered international law only recently.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
A quick reader on why military intervention in Syria is a big mistake--and what we should be advocating instead.
A U.S. military attack on Syria will not be to protect civilians—it will mean taking sides once again in a bloody, complicated civil war.