In a letter sent secretly to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei last month, President Obama maintained that the two nations shared a common interest in fighting Islamic State militants (known as ISIS or ISIL) in Iraq and Syria. 

The ghost of Neville Chamberlain — who is, it is claimed, guilty of appeasing Hitler and causing him to try to overrun Europe — still haunts American foreign policy.

 

 

 

 

The Obama administration's foreign policy actions continue to be against to America's best interests, as reports indicate that federal aid is being funneled to the very people the U.S. military is battling.

Despite the conclusions of a secret CIA study which found that arming rebels hardly ever results in toppling governments, the Obama administration plunged ahead toward arming the Syrian rebels. The New York Times reported October 14 that the Obama administration commissioned a study on the feasibility of arming Syrian rebels in 2012 that prognosticated failure, and quite possibly, disaster.

Benjamin Franklin and James Madison well understood the threat posed to liberty by perpetual war.