Given the recent assassination of Ayman al-Zawahiri (who?) by the U.S. military, I am reblogging one of my first-ever blog posts from July 2013
Secret courts … Secret “kill lists” … Secret drone missions … An intellectually-honest jurist has to ask, what has happened to the rule of law?
prior probability also asks, what is the probability that these secret (and illegal?) tactics will reduce (or increase) the threat of terrorism by some well-defined time period (e.g., the end of this year)?