Tag Archives: Syria

The American people are not a war like people.

The American people dislike war, don’t easily tolerate American involvement in war and generally punish Presidents who either engage in conflicts and/or expand them. Think of Lyndon Johnson, George Bush, even Franklin Roosevelt, who simply couldn’t get America off the … Continue reading

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I know Exactly what to do about ISIL

By Karl Spain They say there are no easy answers in the Middle East and that we have a long bitter battle ahead, and with no strategy outlined by the President or even the State Department. This can be changed … Continue reading

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Syria Needs Congress, Obama Needs a Doctrine

President Obama’s decision to get Congressional approval before taking any military action in Syria is the right one. I doubt he’ll get much of that, so I thought I would start with it. I also don’t think it’s going to … Continue reading

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