Jessica Schulberg
Reporter-Researcher

The Hague Treats War Criminals More Humanely Than Gitmo Treats Its Detainees
August 25, 2014

How does life these two detention centers compare? Unfavorably for the U.S.

The Man Accused of Planning 9/11 Wrote Obama a Letter About Gaza
But the president probably won't get to read it
August 14, 2014

How do Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and the other Guantanamo detainees get their news? From day-old Russia Today recordings.

Obama Wants to Put Torture Behind Us, But It Still Haunts Guantanamo Every Single Day
August 11, 2014

The legal proceedings at the detention camp are torturous in their own right.

MAP: Every Dangerous Place Where Airplanes Aren't Supposed to Fly
July 18, 2014

How often do passenger airplanes fly over conflict areas? The answer is frightening.

Where Did Ukraine's Rebels Get the Missile Launcher That Allegedly Shot Down the Malaysia Airlines Plane?
July 17, 2014

Where did they get a missile launcher that can hit a plane at cruising altitude? 

Why Is the U.S. So Stingy With Its Drones? It's Costing Us.
It's time to reexamine laws about selling UAVs to other countries
July 02, 2014

It's time to reexamine laws about selling UAVs to other countries.

How Will the Iraq Crisis Turn Out? Here Are a Few Scenarios.
June 19, 2014

It all comes down to what the U.S., Iran, and Saudi Arabia decide to do.

A Guide to Scott Walker's Hyperpolarized Home Base
June 15, 2014

Scott Walker’s home turf has racial and political divisions that are more extreme than those of nearly any other Midwestern or Northern city.

Just What Are America's Options in Iraq?
Obama got dealt a bad hand—and is playing it badly.
June 13, 2014

In the aftermath of ISIS’s seizure of major cities in Iraq, the U.S. has been caught without a grand strategy in the Middle East.

Obama Promised to Close Gitmo. The Troop Withdrawal May Finally Force Him to Do So.
June 09, 2014

International law says that when a conflict ends, prisoners of war must be sent home.

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