War on Terror

George Will’s False Choice on War and Drones

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 by posted in Foreign Policy.
George Will

Failure to distinguish between the private person and state action is always a recipe for muddled thinking. This is especially so in regard to the conduct of war. Though it can occur between any cluster of persons, war is characteristically

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The Real Reason Behind War

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 by posted in Civil Liberties, Economics, Foreign Policy, Regulation.

To mark the 11year anniversary of the Afghanistan occupation, the death toll for the U.S. military reached two thousand.  The soldier who had the misfortune of both dying and becoming a stark symbol of America’s longest running war died under

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Moral Relativism and Patriotism as Weapons of the State

Thursday, August 9th, 2012 by posted in Law, Philosophy.
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Over the weekend, a suicide bomber suspected of being a member of Al Qaeda struck a funeral in Yemen, killing forty five individuals.  The funeral was attended predominantly by members of a militia which aided the Yemeni Army in recapturing

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