Plus: An immigration deal that's already collapsing, more expensive Big Macs, and Taylor Swift (because why not).
The U.S. base on the Jordanian-Syrian border has long been "strategic baggage."
From Russiagate to COVID discourse, elites in government and the media are trying to control and centralize free speech and open inquiry.
Revoking the 1991 and 2002 authorizations for the use of military force would be a good start, but the 2001 authorization has been used dozens of times to justify conflicts in numerous countries.
Four years after IS was officially defeated, the U.S. continues to keep hundreds of troops in Syria to fight the vanquished terrorist group.
The Kentucky Republican also expressed disappointment that Congress has not repealed the war on terror authorization of military force.
He claims he'll be "the first president to visit the Middle East since 9/11 without U.S. troops engaged in a combat mission there." But that's not true.
The co-founders of Ideas Beyond Borders talk about bringing Steven Pinker and John Stuart Mill to an audience dying for them.
Today's journalists aren't speaking truth to power by not-so-subtly agitating for direct military involvement in Ukraine.
The former Texas congressman and presidential candidate says his goal was to get people to think about freedom.
Biden rightly stuck to his guns when he defended the long-overdue U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, but he fails to apply the same logic elsewhere.
A new, heavily investigated report shows a Pentagon uninterested in correcting its deadly errors.
"Anyone in a black suit and a black mask can break into my house and take me and kill my family."
The Reign of Terror author on fighting surveillance and interventionism done in the name of stopping jihad.
The foreign policy author and podcast host discusses Joe Biden's withdrawal and how to fix U.S. foreign policy.
The Enough Already: Time To End the War on Terror author on fixing foreign policy in the Joe Biden era.
I witnessed firsthand how U.S. actions that favored one group inevitably angered another, which is why the war is an endless game of whack-a-mole.
It may look like Congress is reclaiming its constitutional war powers, but the president still has plenty of ways to justify his military actions.
On Paper, Biden Is Ending the U.S. Combat Mission in Iraq. He's Actually Leaving American Troops in Danger.
Saying that American troops are in Iraq for "training and advising" and not "combat" might sound nice, but it doesn’t get them out of harm’s way.
Keeping American boots on the ground means keeping them in harm's way.
Repeal would do little to change how Congress and the president collaborate—or don't—on military operations.
Whistleblowers and publishers are crucial for keeping government officials reasonably honest.
The 33-year-old successor to Justin Amash's House seat says his party has abandoned limited government, economic freedom, and individualism.
Peace Candidate Donald Trump Threatens Massive Retaliation Against Iran in Response to Rumored Assassination Plot
The president promised that any attack by Iran against the United States would be met with a response "1,000 times greater in magnitude!"
Trump, Self-Proclaimed Ender of Endless Wars, Is Reducing the U.S. Troop Presence in Iraq to Where It Was in 2015
The Wall Street Journal reports that the Pentagon will be reducing troop levels in Iraq by a third.
"The best aspect of the Trump foreign policy is that he has revealed the mind of the foreign policy establishment," says historian Thaddeus Russell. "The worst part... he's a mass murderer just like the rest of them."
Rocket attacks and "precision defensive strikes" will bring us ever closer to truly endless war.
"Does this advance American safety and security? Does it make Americans freer and more prosperous? The answer is no."
The framers of the Constitution were quite right that wars should be difficult to start and easy to end.