Day: October 8, 2016

Slapping Terror With Lawsuits

Slapping Terror With Lawsuits

October 8, 2016
“Justice” may be a somewhat misplaced concept as far as the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) is concerned. US President Barack Obama vetoed it. Yet Capitol Hill - for the first time i…
Why the War on Yemen Is Ignored

Why the War on Yemen Is Ignored

October 8, 2016
Amanda Taub tries to explain why the war on Yemen is mostly ignored and Syria’s conflict is not: Conflicts gain sustained American attention only when they provide a compelling story line that appeals…