Wikileaks’ Afghan War Diary: Serious Problems to Note
The Wikileaks release of the Afghan War Diary contains great potential and great information. But information is not power, and it is not meaning. More than that, there as much in these records to hurt those critical of U.S. foreign policy, as is there to hurt those who support it. From a social scientist’s perspective, the materials are deeply flawed, not least on ethical grounds. Click on the heading to read more.