Here’s one of the big issues libertarians have to deal with: wouldn’t you favor military intervention to prevent some horrifying atrocity? Laurie Calhoun joins me to take on this hard question.
About the Guest
Laurie Calhoun is a Research Fellow of the Independent Institute.
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“Killing, Letting Die, and the Alleged Necessity of Military Intervention,” by Laurie Calhoun
(This article was originally published in Peace and Conflict Studies in 2001, and became chapter 4 of Laurie Calhoun’s book War and Delusion.)
Books by the Guest
We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age
War and Delusion: A Critical Examination
33 Questions About American History You’re Not Supposed to Ask
Ep. 553 The Failure of Just War Theory
Ep. 538 The Bipartisan Mainstreaming of Drone Warfare
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