By any measure, the War Powers Act has failed to constrain presidential warmaking. A simpler step would be to stop funding wars.
As we spiral toward a confrontation between the U.S. and Iran, it’s worth reflecting on the failures to rein in U.S. aggression along the way.
The Trump administration is doing its best to keep Syria dismembered and near death.
Major military contractors saw a stock surge from the U.S. assassination of an Iranian general. For CEOs, that means payday comes early.
In addition to threatening a disastrous war with Iran, Trump's blundering has provoked a massive political crisis in Iraq.