Blog / International Law

The well-intentioned betrayal of South Kordofan

A Nuba family shelters from aerial bombardment in caves (Jeff Trussel, Enough Project).

The world watches the crisis in Syria, and desperately craves a peace agreement that might bring a halt to the hail of Russian-made armaments that rains destruction on civilian populations. It was only a year ago that such desperation finally brought an …

Blog / International Law

Who Will Stop the Drones?

The drone wars rest on the inability of international legal bodies to innovate and to challenge power; it is caution and complacency that allows the international system to be so badly abused.