Syria

Obama Must Make Clear That the Syrian Regime Is Our Enemy, Too
September 30, 2014

After all, Assad is collaborating with ISIS and killing his own people by the thousands.

The War Against the Islamic State Is About to Hit $1 Billion
September 30, 2014

And there's no plan for how this will end.

This Year's Biggest Border Crisis Is Far From the U.S.
September 29, 2014

Nearly 300,000 Syrian refugees have entered Turkey in just a few weeks.

We Need to Begin Nation-Building in Syria Right Now
If we want to avoid the mistakes we made in Iraq
September 24, 2014

If we want to avoid the mistakes we made in Iraq.

Obama's Bombing Syria Without Authorization—and Congress Couldn't Be Happier
September 23, 2014

Once again, Congress is happy to do nothing.

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Rather than waiting for Congressional approval, Obama is using outdated Bush-era legislation to fight the Islamic State.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

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