Tag: Iraq

Nathan Michael Smith, an US Army Captain, is suing President Obama because he believes the war against ISIS is unconstitutional. The war, which began in August 2014, has never been authorized by Congress. But Obama remains adamant that he has the legal authority to fight ISIS, citing authorizations from 2001 and 2002 related to the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

Published earlier this month by Dubai-based public relations firm ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller, the study found that the overwhelming majority of Arab youth reject ISIS’ message and its tactics. The survey drew responses from hundreds of young Arab men and women from across the Middle East.

"It is not the refugee outflows that cause terrorism, it is terrorism, tyranny and war that create refugees."

"If this is worth fighting ISIS, and I believe it is, it's worth having Congress do its job."

The courageous Marine-turned-Occupy Wall Street hero-turned-reality TV star shifted some of the attention regarding his detention at Northport VA toward the plight of other vets with PTSD.

It’d hardly be a surprise if a large chunk of the American public had no idea Congress last week debated President Barack Obama’s authorization for a war he’s already fighting.

Sotloff's purported death comes two weeks after American journalist James Foley was beheaded by ISIS.