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RSC’s FTO AUMF: LOL!

The House GOP brain trust has come up with a war powers “reform” that would empower the president to wage war in, among other places, Peru, Sri Lanka, Japan, Spain, and—why not?—Northern Ireland.

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Explaining U.S. Arms Sales

Recent history should give observers pause. The U.S. has seen weapons sold to risky customers misused, lost, stolen, and used by terrorist groups against America and its partners.

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Reflections on “Delusions of Danger”

The first few post‐​Trump years will be crucial: do we return to the same fearful delusions that led to war after war, or do we seek to improve U.S. policymaking?