iOS app Android app More


Stanley McChrystal: Drones Are 'Here To Stay'

Stanley McChrystal: Drones Are 'Here To Stay'

Chris Gentilviso  05.21.2014
Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal sat down with HuffPost Live on Wednesday to discuss why drones are "here to stay." Back in January 2013,...
Standing Up, One Year Later: President Obama's Broken Foreign Policy Promises

Standing Up, One Year Later: President Obama's Broken Foreign Policy Promises

Medea Benjamin  05.21.2014
The military hammer the US government has been using against terrorist suspects for over 12 years has not succeeded in eliminating al-Qaeda;...
Harry Reid Predicts Senate Will Approve Judge Who Wrote Drone Memos

Harry Reid Predicts Senate Will Approve Judge Who Wrote Drone Memos

AP  05.21.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate should reject President Barack Obama's nominee for a federal appeals court because his secret legal memos...
Killer Robots -- Who Is in Charge?

Killer Robots -- Who Is in Charge?

Michael Møller   05.21.2014
Are new and coming military technologies in line with current international humanitarian and human rights law?
Obama Administration To Reveal Justification For Drone Strikes On U.S. Citizens

Obama Administration To Reveal Justification For Drone Strikes On U.S. Citizens

AP  05.20.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the eve of a critical Senate vote and under court order, the Obama administration signaled it will publicly reveal...
Drones, Trains, and China: How America's Budget Is Fighting the Wrong Battle

Drones, Trains, and China: How America's Budget Is Fighting the Wrong Battle

Tom Engelhardt  05.19.2014
If you want a measure of rise and decline, look no further than this comparison between U.S. and Chinese infrastructural build-ups, between,...
Does the Obama Administration Care About Innocents Killed by Drones?

Does the Obama Administration Care About Innocents Killed by Drones?

Jeff Bachman  05.16.2014
How many innocent people will the Obama administration kill before it comes clean on who these people are and why they were taken from...
Drone Lawyer: Kill a 16 Year-Old, Get a Promotion

Drone Lawyer: Kill a 16 Year-Old, Get a Promotion

Medea Benjamin  05.15.2014
Should someone who has done such immense damage to the rule of law and our moral sensibilities be awarded with a judgeship on the First...

Senator Rand Paul Defended

Bruce Fein  05.13.2014
Senator Rand Paul is like Horatius at the bridge standing against the serial vandalizing of the Constitution by the President of the United...
Drone Wars Coming to a  Theater Near You

Drone Wars Coming to a Theater Near You

C. Dixon Osburn  05.12.2014
Perhaps the billion dollar question is whether allowing all countries to hold armed drones increases the likelihood of war or détente....
The Three Faces of Drone War

The Three Faces of Drone War

Pratap Chatterjee  05.12.2014
Enemies, innocent victims, and soldiers have always made up the three faces of war. With war growing more distant, two of those faces have,...

Yemen Urgently Needs a Lifeline: My Trip Report from Sana'a

Michael Shank, Ph.D.  05. 9.2014
This week in Yemen - with foreign reporters getting deported and the blood of dead Yemeni soldiers staining the grounds of the presidential...
FAA: U.S. Airliner Nearly Collided With Drone Earlier This Year

FAA: U.S. Airliner Nearly Collided With Drone Earlier This Year

Reuters  05. 9.2014
By Alwyn Scott NEW YORK, May 9 (Reuters) - An American Airlines Group Inc aircraft almost collided with a drone above Florida earlier...
U.S. Airliner Nearly Collided With Drone

U.S. Airliner Nearly Collided With Drone

Wall Street Journal  05. 9.2014
A U.S. airliner nearly collided with a drone over Florida earlier this year, a federal official said, a near miss that highlights risks...