This post is part of a recurring feature, in which the WorldViews team shares some of what it’s reading today. It’s meant to highlight some of the best foreign affairs coverage from other media outlets, blogs, academic institutions and think tanks. It’s also meant to give you a sense of what might end up driving the foreign policy conversations for the day. We hope you enjoy it and check back tomorrow.

1. Mother Jones: Drones: everything you ever wanted to know but were too afraid to ask

... literally everything, from when and where they were invented to how many people they're believed to have killed.

A deep look into the U.N. culture that (allegedly) encouraged some diplomats to drink until they got sick.
The difficulties of the U.S. plan to give material aid to Syrian rebels, whose disorganization borders on "chaos."