Real American power is not shown by our ability to blow things up…
A war in Iran would make the Iraq war look like a walk in the park. It will be an unmitigated disaster.
Sign my petition: Tell Congress to pass legislation that would prohibit military action against Iran without Congressional approval.
Here is a truth you don’t often hear in the newspapers, on television or in the halls of Congress, but it is a truth we must face, especially as the Trump administration appears to be marching us closer to armed conflict with Iran:
And that truth is that far too often American intervention and the use of American military power has produced unintended consequences which have caused incalculable harm.
Real American power is not demonstrated by our ability to blow things up, but our ability to forge international consensus around shared challenges.
A test of a great nation is not how many wars we can engage in or how many governments we can overthrow, but how we can use our strength to resolve international conflicts in a peaceful way.