Charles Pierson

Charles Pierson is a lawyer and a member of the Pittsburgh Anti-Drone Warfare Coalition. E-mail him at

A Yemeni Famine Made in Washington and Riyadh

Trump’s Parting Shot at Yemen

Trump’s UAE Arms Sale Means More Slaughter in Yemen

Looters and Losers and Trump, Oh My!

How Bad is the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act?

Yemen’s Unending War

Trump Sanctions the International Criminal Court

Trump Loves Democracy…in Hong Kong

Who are the “Wrong Hands” in Yemen?

Is the US-Saudi Alliance Headed Off a Cliff?

Greenlighting War: Iran and Yemen

COVID-19 and the High Cost of Dying

We Won’t Stop COVID-19 with “Chickenpox Parties”

We Are Living (And Dying) in Poe’s “Masque of the Red Death”

Under Capitalism, Every Plague Has a Silver Lining

US Isolationist Forces Strike the Middle East

Happy New Year, Riyadh!

The National Defense Authorization Act Perpetuates the Destruction of Yemen

How Not to End a Forever War

Bret Stephens’ American Fantasy

With Enemies Like These, Trump Doesn’t Need Friends

Yemen Continues Its Descent into Hell

Sofi’s Choice

Don’t Leave Nukes on the Shelf. Use Them!

How Not to Honor Jamal Khashoggi