Emma Rogers

Emma Rogers is a former Dispatch intern. She has a masters degree in global policy studies from the University of Texas.

Emma Rogers

NATO’s Funding, Explained

How much do NATO members contribute to the alliance?

South Africa’s International Court of Justice Claims Against Israel, Explained

The United Nations arm will weigh in on claims of genocide.

Taiwan’s Upcoming Election, Explained

Distinctions between contestants are subtle but could have outsize implications.

U.S. Oversight of Ukraine Aid, Explained

Where does it come from and where does it go?

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War Crimes, Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity, Explained 

What certain fighting words mean and why they matter.

Sen. Tommy Tuberville’s Military Holdup, Explained

Is the blockade of confirmations and promotions hurting military preparedness?

Revoking the President’s War Powers, Explained

Congress is poised to repeal authorization for the use of military force for the first time since 1974.

How the U.S. Drone Warfare Program Evolved Over Two Decades

As this technology further develops, leadership gains access to increasingly precise weapons of war.

Lebanon, One Year Later

The deadly port explosion exacerbated a troubled country’s political and economic problems. No one has been held accountable.