Americans have been killing civilians since before there was a United States.
Our only hope for the future is to abandon the futile quest for hegemony and instead commit to peace, cooperative diplomacy, international law, and disarmament.
The U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan should force a reckoning with a long history of military intervention.
But No Questions about War Please!
The Islamic Republic? George W. Bush? Both answers feel like evasions.
‘It hardly occurs to us to question how the Pentagon’s mad military scenarios about near-peer wars could indeed end in nuclear annihilation.’