Category: Social Policy
Human Rights Watch’s latest World Report is filled with imperial assumptions and misinformation
If Bernie can answer this two-part question, he wins the nomination: how will he get his far-left programs (by American standards, not those of the rest of the world) through Congress? How will he pay for them?
All those innocent men released from Guantánamo and still struggling to find their footing in strange lands — and still struggling to heal from severe trauma
Heather White is a graduate of Harvard and MIT. Who Pays the Price? The Human Cost of Electronics (Indiegogo 3min trailer) from Whopaysfilm on Vimeo. She speaks fluent Chinese. She knows first hand the supplier networks in China — the factories that supply your iPhone and iPad and other cell phones and digital devices. And Read more…
The legacy of the 2016 Brazil Olympics could be the spreading of the Zika virus across the hemisphere’s most vulnerable populations
There has been profound, systematic inflation of the amount of heroin reaching the US from Mexico and Colombia by the US government
Or What Is It the Scandinavians Have That We Don’t?
Gitmo is an offshore penal colony that’s close enough to administer with ease, but far enough away to exist on the margins of legality
The U.S. invaders of Iraq in 2003 proudly announced a “shock and awe” purpose in their opening assault, clearly designed to instill fear; that is, to terrorize the victim population along with the target security forces
When I was stationed in Iraq with the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines from 2003-2005, I didn’t know what the repercussions of the war would be, but I knew there would be a reckoning.