Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

Middle East civilian deaths have soared under Trump. And the media mostly shrug.

March 18, 2018 The Washington Post

Costs of War project co-director Stephanie Savell quoted on why, when US drone strikes on the Middle East are more prevalent than ever before, there is so little US media coverage of these strikes: “We all know there’s stuff going on in the name of fighting terror, but there’s not much interest in the details,” Savell said. “It’s considered unpatriotic to question what’s going on with the military.”