Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A Yemeni boy walks past a mural reading "Why did you kill my family?" in the capital of Sanaa. (Photo: Mohammed Huwais/AFP/Getty Images)
Three years and thousands of deaths later, the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama late Friday finally made public its guidelines for conducting lethal drone strikes. The release of the Presidential Policy Guidance (PPG) , also known as "the Playbook," came in response to a lawsuit filed last year by the American Civil Liberties Union (...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In an effort to learn more about the impacts of long-term exposure to heavy...
Murtaza Hussain, The Intercept
The FBI “terrorism” arrest of a Washington, D.C., Metro police officer making...


Amidst the saber-rattling on Iraq, a fine, furious, gut-wrenching rant from a former Naval intelligence officer who was there from the start on the mindless claim by a draft-dodging Mitt Romney and all the other "simpering capering madmen" and "cowardly connected wealthy weasels" that "tragically, all we've fought on the cusp of vanishing." Tell us, rages Jim Wright, what "we" fought for, and what it would cost to, insanely, do it again.