Syria

Rand Paul's Scattershot Foreign Policy Is Starting to Make Sense
He's bringing realism back to the Republican Party
September 16, 2014

Somehow, through all the flip flops, he's emerged with a coherent worldview. 

Obama's Legal Basis for Bombing Iraq Keeps Shifting
The 2002 AUMF is politically disastrous for the Obama administration
September 16, 2014

Rather than waiting for Congressional approval, Obama is using outdated Bush-era legislation to fight the Islamic State.

We Can't Destroy ISIS Without Destroying Bashar al Assad First
September 12, 2014

The Syrian strongman is the terrorist organization's most important recruiting tool.

You Call This a Strategy for Defeating IS?
Why I'm skeptical of Obama's plan
September 11, 2014

Why I'm skeptical of Obama's plan.

The Three Types of People Who Fight for ISIS
A breakdown of the most evil group on the planet
September 10, 2014

A breakdown of the most evil group on the planet.

Obama Against ISIS: The End of Halfheartedness?
September 09, 2014

Interventionists are not less calm than isolationists; we are only more sleep-deprived.

The Most Depressing Thing About Executed Journalist Steven Sotloff's Death
September 03, 2014

I can’t help wondering whether, like me, he felt like he was just getting started at 31.

Obama Was Wrong. The Era of Humanitarian Intervention Is Not Over.
August 27, 2014

Obama thought he could end humanitarian intervention. He was momentously wrong.

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