Did you notice we seem to be at war in yet another Middle Eastern/Muslim country? The New York Times reported Wednesday that
Evidently we're doing this because the Yemeni government is on the verge of collapse -- certainly in no condition to protest U.S. jets shooting up the countryside. This activity is actually a resumption of attacks that had been curtailed for the last year because of "bungled missions and civilian deaths."
We no longer bat an eye when a President orders our forces to shoot up another country. Iraq, Afghanistan, parts of Pakistan, Somalia, Libya, Yemen ...
I guess I'm old fashioned: I think war is too important to be left entirely to the judgment of presidents and spooks without discussion at home.
Photo is the Yemeni capitol of Sana'a.