Bypassing Time-Honored Rules of Just War “ Again

President Barack Obama has bypassed the time-honored rules of just war for a second time.   The first time was when he announced in early December 2009 that he wanted more war in Afghanistan to end the war there.   In Obama’s speech at the U.S. Military Academy...

Are We Asking the Wrong Question in Afghanistan?

With the agreement by Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai to convene the recently elected parliament, a growing crisis appears to have been averted. As important as this decision is in the short term, however, it will not settle the larger question of whether we can...