See also the CFRs report, “How Many Bombs Did the United States Drop in 2016?”
Without the influence of media propaganda, your God-given conscience will tell you offensive wars are evil and wrong.
By Patrick J. Buchanan
For months, Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia has called on Congress to debate and decide before we launch any new war in the Middle East.
One wishes him well. For it is obvious that the same blockheads who told us that if the Taliban and Saddam and Gadhafi fell, liberal democracy would arise and flourish, are now clamoring for another American war in Syria to bring down Assad.
And who says stay out? Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, both of whom also opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq.
There is something to be said for outsiders.
“We spend $2 trillion, we lost thousands of lives, we’ve got wounded warriors — who I love more than anybody — all over the place. And you can’t say if it was a bad thing?”
Got a question for the IRS? Good luck reaching someone by phone. The tax agency says only half of the 100 million people expected to call this year will be able to reach a person.
Callers who do get through may have to wait on hold for 30 minutes or more to talk to someone who will answer only the simplest questions.