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Tag: Humanitarian Intervention
  • United States should stay out of Iran’s nuclear business

    Obama’s presidency has been a busy one for American interventionism. His administration has overseen a costly troop surge in Afghanistan, a disastrous police action in Libya, and an unprecedented campaign of drone warfare across Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. With the largest military budget since World War II, the president has kept US forces stationed in …

  • Does the War in Afghanistan help Afghan Women? They say no.

    “Humanitarian” interventions tend to be the imperialistic wars of choice for the left, so it’s not surprising that despite the president’s clear words to the contrary, some progressives are still holding out on the belief that our involvement in the Middle East is about human rights.  In Afghanistan, for example, they claim that the invasion …