Nation Topics - US Wars and Military Action
News and Features
Not taking military action isn’t the same thing as doing nothing.
There’s a frightening enthusiasm for war among pundits—and now the public seems ready to go along too.
If we don’t act now, constitutional restraints on presidential warmaking will be eviscerated.
The calls for escalating military action against Islamic State (IS) ignore thirteen years of evidence that US intervention usually accomplishes the opposite of what Washington intends.
Why you should expect more bombs to be dropped everywhere.
President Obama must seek authorization for any further military action from both the UN Security Council and Congress.
To reject the “Long War” doctrine, the American left first has to understand it.
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