Articles by Phyllis Bennis

The War on Terror Has Not Made Us Safer

June 17, 2013 | Congress shouldn't have passed the measure that gives the president wide military powers to pursue al-Qaeda and the Taliban in the first place and 12 years later a repeal is long overdue.

Attack on Libya May Unleash a Long War

March 28, 2011 | Libyan protesters asked for help, but the military attacks they're getting may actually create a whole new set of problems that could last a very long time.

Evidence of a Failed Mission

August 2, 2010 | WikiLeaks' Afghan War Diary just fills in details of what we already knew: The Afghanistan War is too costly to continue.