Category: War Terrorism

Ben Dangl: The Staggering Cost of the War on Terror

Nearly two decades have passed since 9/11, and the War on Terror appears more like an Endless War

Nate Terani: Donald Trump’s America

Already Hell Enough for This Muslim-American

Lawrence Wittner: The “Merchants of Death” Survive and Prosper

According to a study by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, sales of weapons and military services by the world’s largest 100 corporate military purveyors in 2016 (the latest year for which figures are available) rose to $375 billion

Charles Glass: Pakistan: Treating Terrorism Like Any Other Crime

Salahuddin Khan Mehsud is one tough cop. He has to be, working in Pakistan’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, a tribal region that the U.S. government calls a lawless hotbed of jihadist terrorism. Yet he assured me when we met recently in the town of Kohat that the province had “not had one major incident of terrorism” this Read more…

James Risen: The Biggest Secret

My Life as a New York Times Reporter in the Shadow of the War on Terror

Juan Cole: The real threat to National Security?

Trump’s National Security Strategy document is about as confused and wrongheaded piece of writing you’d ever want to see

Danny Sjursen: What If?

An Alternative Strategy for 9/12/2001

Robert Fisk: Egypt’s President facing serious questions

Civilians and police and security forces have repeatedly been targeted in recent years

Alfred W. McCoy: Into the Afghan Abyss (Again)

How a Failed Drug War Will Defeat Trump’s Afghan Adventure

Marjorie Cohn: Trump Is Killing Record Numbers of Civilians

In March alone, the Trump administration killed 1,000 civilians in Iraq and Syria

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