President Obama concedes that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) does not pose a direct threat to our country but argues that one day it might. That is the core of the case for the new war in the Middle East that Obama announced this week, says Jacob Sullum, although it's easy to forget amid all the other rationales. Most of those rationales have little or nothing to do with U.S. national security, Sullum writes, and some are breathtakingly broad.
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The presidential contender conspicuously fails to explain the legal basis for her plan to impose new restrictions by executive fiat.
Comedy, meet cancel culture
This is bending the Lanham Act until it nearly breaks