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John Sifton | The Nation

John Sifton

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John Sifton

John Sifton is the advocacy director for Asia at Human Rights Watch.

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Until the president defines what “associated forces” are, the current formulation leaves open the possibility of unlimited, unending use of military force anywhere in the world.

With the invention of drones, we crossed into a new frontier: killing that’s risk-free, remote, and detached from human cues.

Low-ranking soldiers are taking the blame in the torture scandal while higher-ups get a pass.

Low-ranking soldiers are taking the blame in the torture scandal while higher-ups get a pass.