Alinsky’s Rule 4: Make the target live up to its own book of rules. Gaius’s Rule 4: No dithering.
Vladimir Putin, who wants international law to save mass-murdering Syria, ignores international law at home.
If you care to weigh in about the speech – before, during or after – feel free.
This is rather damning coming from a respected, and “liberal,” human rights group like Human Rights Watch.
We’re already arming selected groups of rebels in Syria. Is the bombing just to soften up their target?
Current Wash Post House whip count on Syria: 17 for Syria strikes, 168 against.
If England won’t help us, then f-em, English muffins will be called ‘Liberty Toast.’
McCain has been a longtime proponent of greater US involvement in the Syrian civil war.
By going to Congress for authorization, Obama is actually trying to keep America out of Syria.
Grayson thinks evidence that Syria’s Assad used gas in the attacks is “genuinely ambiguous.”