“Torture works.” That’s the repeated assertion, made without evidence, by President Donald Trump. How it works and what it achieves are things that Trump is unable to articulate. This morning, unfortunately, the world has a test case to see whether torture works. Amnesty International reports
Last night, John Kasich proposed starting new large scale ground wars in three different countries, citing the original war against Iraq as a model of success. No, John Kasich cannot be the reasonable Republican to save us from Donald Trump.
The United States military, in a bombing attack against the Islamic State, killed 26 civilians in Syria yesterday. 7 of those killed were children.