Posts Tagged: international law
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.
A renewed engagement with the ICC suggests that the Obama administration is interested in shaping international law while remaining immune to prosecution under the very laws it helps develop.
The case for shutting down not just the prison, but the military base where it sits.
Kosovo's declaration of independence is a violation of international law and an example of behind-the-scenes U.S. manipulation.
When it comes to human rights around the world, Hillary Clinton is little more than Bush Lite.
The cluster bombs endangering civilians in southern Lebanon were "Made in the U.S.A.".
His rule was a travesty of justice. And so was his demise.
We might get a better treaty if the U.S. sits this one out for now.
The Pentagon claims to have built a better landmine that targets soldiers and spares civilians. These two leaders of the U.S. Campaign to Ban Landmines say: Back to the drawing board.
A one-stop shop for understanding the current crisis over Iran's nuclear ambitions: the international players, the fuel cycle and major proposals for regulating it, and a policy to steer us to "calmer waters."