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James Kerian: Our Foreign Policy Is A Mess

James Kerian: Our Foreign Policy Is A Mess

Just over fourteen years ago America’s foreign policy shifted almost as fast as the towers came down in New York.  The neo-con/interventionist view that America should play an active role in shaping the governments of other countries was broadly adopted both by political leaders and by rank and file voters in both parties. As the

Remember When Obama And Democrats Were For Constitutional Limits On War Powers?

I started this blog in 2003, at the height of the invasion of Iraq. My earliest years as a political observer were spent watching the political enemies of Republicans and President George W. Bush claim that he was a “war criminal” fighting an “illegal war.” I’ll not re-litigate the case for invading Afghanistan and Iraq