War

The Media Must Find a Way to Support Freelancers Who Risk Their Lives
September 04, 2014

Steven Sotloff and James Foley were not rewarded for their risks.

Russia Is Burying Soldiers in Unmarked Graves Just to Conceal Their Role in Ukraine
August 28, 2014

This kind of behavior is nothing new for the Russian army.

Bashar Al Assad Is Laying a Deadly Ambush for Obama in Syria
August 26, 2014

In this case, the enemy of our enemy is NOT our friend.

Why I Decided War Reporting Was No Longer Worth the Risk
August 26, 2014

"This wasn’t my country, it wasn’t my war, and now I would die for it in a horrible way."

Highway to Hell
Michael Kelly's Grisly Depiction of Post-Battle Carnage in the Gulf War
August 26, 2014

"The finest foreign coverage The New Republic ever ran."

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.

Those War-Ready Cops in Ferguson Are 9/11's Awful Legacy—and Your Taxes Are Paying for It
August 14, 2014

Local police departments have been given an insane amount of money and military-grade weaponry.

Kurdistan Is Considered the "Success Story" of the Iraq War. Not So Fast.
August 13, 2014

There's rampant corruption, widening inequality, and an increasingly authoritarian government. 

Israel Needs to Stop Calling Hamas a Terrorist Organization
And start calling them "the enemy"
August 13, 2014

And start calling them "the enemy."

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