America’s Wars: Business As Usual

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Cross-posted with There's veritable blitz of drone strikes and other air attacks. Afghanistan appears to be in line for a boost in American forces. The brand-new president has just restored to the CIA the power to use drones to strike more or less anywhere on the"world battlefield,"recently a Pentagon authority, and is evidently alleviating constraints on the Pentagon's use of drones also. U.S. military leaders are slated to get more leeway to make decisions in your area and the really meaning of what qualifies as a"battlefield"looks like it's about to alter(which( will imply even less attention to"collateral damage"or civilian casualties). More ...

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