The practical reality is this: To de-escalate this situation, the United States must be prepared to swallow its hubris and sit down with North Korea.
Without outside assistance, it will take decades to rebuild Syria.
The stain left by Trump on our reputation will carry costs to us and our children that we cannot begin to imagine.
If only Muslims reach out to help the Rohingya, the international community will suffer another blow to its reputation.
Western media continues to lend legitimacy to the extremists who have rampaged through Syria for 6 years.
If Trump succeeds in ramping up military spending and gutting everything else, we’ll be left with a bunch of nukes and an underfunded state – and no one but China to keep us afloat.
Out everywhere and winning nowhere.
The war on terror was supposed to be about making our country safer. As a Muslim American, I don’t feel safer at all.
Or Buck Rogers in the 21st century.
When it comes to the war in the Greater Middle East, maybe we’re the bad guys.