The Reason Roundtable analyzes an establishment smear against a foreign policy heretic, and laments the bipartisan panic against online speech.
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Nah, the senator's still wrong about Internet free speech, argue the editors on the Reason Roundtable podcast.
If Trump wants credit for ending wars in the Middle East, he'll have to actually reduce the number of Americans deployed there.
Reshuffling is not only a haphazard half-measure—it is no substitute for the complete withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria.
“As though the only way that we can relate with other countries in the world is by bombing them.”
Graham criticism of Trump's Syria policy says a lot more about the senator's appetite for endless war than the failures of an imagined non-interventionist foreign policy.
If Trump threatened to withhold aid funds in order to pressure Ukraine into investigating Joe Biden and his son, he undermined Congress' power of the purse. It's an important aspect of the Ukraine scandal that has so far been largely ignored.
Washington's priority should be ending America's role in this fight.
Gabbard has previously called the Trump administration "Saudi Arabia's bitch."
Trump's recently fired national security adviser fumed about the president's unwillingness to launch another half-cocked war and says U.S. should stay in Afghanistan basically forever.
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He got the boot before managing to start any new wars.
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ISIS' terror should not be minimized, but Washington should refrain from inflating it to justify unnecessary military action.
The democratic socialist congresswoman also criticized Republican hypocrisy.
Stocks plunge as China cuts off purchases of American agricultural goods, U.S. responds by labeling China a "currency manipulator" because the Chinese government is no longer artificially propping up the yuan.
Buttigieg calls for three-year sunset on military force authorizations.
It's refreshing to see many conservatives abandon their kneejerk support for militarism, and nice to watch Joe Biden be held accountable for his support for the Iraq blunder.
Serving as an alternative voice to the likes of Lindsey Graham and John Bolton could keep the U.S. out of unnecessary wars.
This historian and online-education entrepreneur says runaway slaves, ladies of the evening, bootleggers, and other dropouts and discontents made America free.
"The outsized power that the political parties hold can often be used in the wrong way to squelch our democracy and dissenting voices even within our own parties," says Gabbard.
Welcome to 21st-century politics (finally) with creation of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft.
Tulsi Gabbard's defense of non-interventionism was electrifying. Tonight's fight between Biden and Sanders over capitalism and socialism will be, too.
Gabbard has made ending American intervention abroad the defining issue of her campaign.
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Demanding capitulation from Tehran is a recipe for disaster
Us vs. Them author Ian Bremmer says that worldwide populism is a response from people who are being left behind economically.
The president should scroll through his old tweets, rather than listening to John Bolton.
Trump administration officials discuss plans to deploy 120,000 troops to the Middle East amidst rising tensions in the Persian Gulf.
This law is always being invoked in order to threaten political opponents, showing how it violates free speech protections.
Perhaps the biggest compliment to Trump's foreign policy is his political opponents largely want to make the 2020 election about domestic issues.
"If we had to pick one of them to be our president, I think she would be giving us the best chance for bringing about peace."
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The libertarian-leaning senator also discusses his long, uphill fight to get U.S. troops out of Afghanistan.
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Miles Lagoze: "They weren't really watching an 18-year-old Combat Camera kid and where he was going, what he was filming."