David L. Tubbs

David L. Tubbs is an associate professor of politics at The King’s College in New York City.

What Power Still Gets Wrong on Humanitarian Intervention: A Book Review of Samantha Power’s The Education of An Idealist
What Power Still Gets Wrong on Humanitarian Intervention: A Review of Samantha Power’s The Education of An Idealist

In “The Education of an Idealist,” Samantha Power comes across as a compassionate person with generous impulses. These attributes cannot by themselves determine policy on the question of humanitarian interventions.

The Angst of Inaction: Five Theses on Humanitarian Interventions and US Foreign Policy

In roughly the last 20 to 25 years, debates about America’s foreign policy have often included discussions of “humanitarian military…