Posts tagged “foreign policy”

Libya and Bullshit

This post is a response to a comment made in passing on my friend’s blog, Forms of Inquiry. I believe that everyone has as innate bullshit detector. The stated rationale for invading Libya should be making your bullshit detector go off. It is certainly morally desirable to prevent the suffering of innocents, and the morality […]

Even with Osama Dead, Did the Terrorists Win?

The death of Osama Bin Laden is both a uniting and dividing event. Everyone agrees that a terrible human being is off the face of the Earth. Most people are rejoicing in that fact. Yet his death is unsatisfying for some of us. There are a multitude of reason. For one, it does not seem […]