Category Archives: War

The Geneva Conventions should modify the rules of war

From Harper’s Weekly Review: One hundred fifty men wearing lederhosen gathered to finger-wrestle in Bernbeuren, Germany. Well, maybe they could drop the lederhosen.  

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Dear everyone who’s pissed at the New York Times

At least twice a week I see piss-off posts over the New York Times while I scroll down TAFKAT. A number of greatly intelligent journalists and lawyers — I wouldn’t be following them otherwise — have taken up the righteous … Continue reading

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Tanks for Ukraine? Why this makes me uneasy

And why I found, “Do Tanks Have A Place in 21st Century Warfare?” in today’s Times, really pertinent, even somewhat soothing, reading. I’m still pretty shocked that I’ve become concerned with war and weaponry, but I know how and where … Continue reading

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