Samantha Power: Leading on Atrocity Prevention (The Mantle)

It was barely over a month ago that newly appointed U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power gave her first public address as Ambassador. She chose to do so at the Invisible Children Fourth Estate Leadership Summit, speaking to young activists. Power gave an impassioned address to the young crowd, calling on their new breed of activism. “...we need … Continue reading Samantha Power: Leading on Atrocity Prevention (The Mantle)

Drones in the Name of Civilian Protection (The Mantle)

From surveillance tool to weapon of war, drones have quickly captured the attention of the world. Most notably used by the U.S. military in Pakistan as a part of the “War on Terror”, many have come to only see the violent side of this technology. In some circles, the word drone has become synonymous with civilian casualties. With the number … Continue reading Drones in the Name of Civilian Protection (The Mantle)