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Safe Havens

'The American Homeland Is the Planet'

Malou Innocent | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics
Malou Innocent

Wars are incredibly wasteful and counterproductive to the goal of stopping terrorism. Unfortunately, U.S. officials remain hostage to the outdated notion that a specific territory matters -- they remain possessed by a sort of safe haven syndrome.

Please Mr. President! Some Truth About Afghanistan

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

The Pentagon is in something of a panic over America's longest war. How can a bunch of lightly-armed mountain tribesmen in turbans fighting only part-time battle the world's most powerful armed forces to a standstill?