Posts Tagged: international law
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.
Sorry John Kerry: Until negotiations are based not on U.S. support for Israeli power but on international law, the “peace process” will continue to fail.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
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.