Proof again that there is no social contract with evil.
We need to try every pirate we can capture on the deck of the ship captures them, hang them, and bury their bodies at sea.
That is the only thing that has worked in the past and I fail to see any more "humane" way that wouldn't lead to further suffering of the innocent. This very issue was the first real defense policy challenge of our country, and we did the correct thing rather than the expedient one.
If the American flag no longer screams not worth the world of hurt, then every American had better keep their powder dry and their eyes open.