The Return Of George W. Bush’s Foreign Policy


The American people may think that George W. Bush’s presidency was a disaster, but the Republican Party is still committed to his foreign policy vision.

Are Drones More than Killing and Surveillance Machines?


How do we benefit from drones without giving up our privacy, civil rights and humanity in the process?

Yellow Card Warnings and Iraqi War Crimes

Iraqi War Crimes

Tommy Raskin wants to leaders to be held accountable for war crimes so that students can learn the truth about consequences.

White House Approves Military Aid For Countries With Child Soldiers

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The White House on Monday afternoon announced that it had issued blanket waivers to three countries, allowing them to receive military aid despite their ongoing use of child soldiers despite a 2008 law to the contrary.

State Department Warns Americans: Get Out of Yemen ASAP


There are even more reasons for the increased concerns for the security of Americans abroad.

Interpol Issues Global Security Alert


The international policing agency is urging countries around the world to show “increased vigilance,” following prison breakouts over the past month in nine countries, including Iraq, Libya and Pakistan.

Who Are We at War With? Sorry, That’s Classified


In a major national security speech this spring, President Obama said again and again that the U.S. is at war with “Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and their associated forces.” So who exactly are those associated forces? It’s a secret.

2 Finnish and 1 Austrian Hostage Freed in Yemen

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Officials report that the hostages were not harmed, and are now in an Austrian Hospital recovering.

The Politically Correct Terrorist

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How do we define terrorism? Carl Pettit takes a closer look.

Muslim Mosh Pit


Young American men have sanctioned outlets for rage and rebellion their counterparts in conservative Islam do not.

Anger of Muslims, Part 2: Making Sense in 3D


The violence in the Middle East makes sense when viewed from sufficient perspectives.

Liberty and Death: What a Man Can Do With a Gun


Second amendment rights come with limits, including discipline and regulation.

Rankism: The Poison that Destroys Relationships


Robert Fuller discusses the roots of discrimination and assaults on human dignity.