The president's over-the-top threats have made war seem like a real possibility. And war would be catastrophic.
The only immigration "crisis" is the cascading assault on civil liberties — and human rights — by racists and immigration restrictionists.
When it comes to demagogues and divisiveness, Trump has plenty of competition — in Europe, the Middle East, and all over our splintering planet.
When our soldiers kill and die in fruitless wars we don’t know about and can’t end, we’re not a democracy anymore — we’re an empire. And perhaps a fading one at that.
ISIS is on the verge of collapse, but the the quagmire continues.