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Justice Department Recommends Charges for Petraeus

America’s most famous general could face prison time for providing his mistress with confidential information, according to a New York Times report.


Why Turkey’s Mother of All Corruption Scandals Refuses to Go Away

One year after the start of the biggest corruption scandal in modern history, Turkey's political elite is sweeping it all under the rug.


How Obama Can Solve All His Torture Report Woes at Once

How Obama can solve all his torture report problems in one fell swoop.


Half-Baked Justice

Have you ever employed enhanced interrogation techniques…on weed?


Why Tourists Shouldn't Ignore the Dark Side of the World's Hottest New Vacation Spot: Myanmar

Myanmar is being billed as the world's hottest new vacation spot -- but this "destination of the year" has a horrible dark side that tourists shouldn't ignore.


A Definite End to Indefinite Detention Is Within Reach

The Obama administration gave itself the tools and power to release the prisoners of Guantanamo Bay. But it doesn't seem to want to use them.


The War Over U.S. War Crimes in Afghanistan Is Heating Up

The Hague’s International Criminal Court has long avoided pointing the finger at U.S. misdeeds in Afghanistan. That truce is about to end.

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