As Trillions go Wasted on War & Militarization Each year, Lawmakers Shirk Their Responsibility to Declare War, Or Not


Congressional Irresolution: Lawmakers Shirk Their Responsibility to Declare War, Or Not

When it comes to lawmakers laying their political future on the line by giving the troops the backing the founders of this country intended, they’re MIA, AWOL and DUSTWUN — duty status, whereabouts unknown.

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Pentagon expands ISIS airstrikes to support Libyan forces | TheHill

thehill.com/policy/…/290041-us-military-backing-libyan-forces-in-expansion-of-isis-…

Aug 1, 2016 – Pentagon expands ISIS airstrikes to support Libyan forces … Those strikes expanded intoAfghanistan in January and now against ISIS in Sirte, Libya. … “We want to, again, strike at ISIL anywhere it rears its head and that …

Pentagon to send 4,000 more U.S. troops to Afghanistan – Portland …

Jun 16, 2017 – WASHINGTON — The Pentagon will send almost 4,000 additional American forces toAfghanistan, a Trump administration official said …

Trump’s Afghanistan Policy Is Clever and Unwise – Bloomberg

Jun 19, 2017 – Allowing the Pentagon to set troop levels protects the president politically … Notice thatexpanding troop numbers in Afghanistan is different from just … take and hold at least some lost territory — again, because that’s what the …

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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