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Jun 16 2014

How to Keep Baghdad From Becoming Saigon

President Obama is most colossally pleased with himself when, in various speeches, he talks about his unique role in ending wars.  He ended the war in Iraq. He’s about to end the war in Afghanistan. But of course this is hubris. Obama doesn’t end wars; he ends US participation in conflicts. The distinction is vital.  POTUS’ …

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