Jacob Sullum on the 'Isolationists' Who Oppose War With Syria


Senate Foreign Relations Committee

According to a recent New York Times poll, just 30 percent of Americans think the United States should launch air strikes against Syria to punish its government's use of chemical weapons, while twice as many oppose the idea. Evidently America is overrun with isolationists, says Senior Editor Jacob Sullum, or so the politicians and pundits agitating for an attack on Syria claim.