Trump is talking of doing with North Korea what Obama did with Iran. So it's not the policy or the strategy or the morality of the Iran deal that he hates. It's solely and...
uniquely about destroying it because Obama did it. If Obama didn't do the Iran deal, Trump might have signed off on something similar. He doesn't care about the policies, he cares about ego. About destroying anything Obama built and about getting credit and praise for doing whatever now.
Sadly even if we win congress he still has a lot of leeway in foreign policy. The result of a danger precedent going back decades. More and more power has been concentrated in the...(more)5-13-2018 9:16pm
Executive and the legislature hasn't done enough to constrain it
And remember North Korea is being rewarded for building nukes. While Iran is being punished only because they don't have nukes yet. Memo to rogue states: build nukes and you'll...(more)5-13-2018 9:15pm