The Problem With the CIA and Drones

Trump and his subordinates are using drone missiles at a faster pace even than Obama did under a program that gives the CIA power to make war.

Thanks to a recent Wall Street Journal article, I’ve been hearing from Democratic partisans that President Trump has done something brand new, and that it amounts to tearing up the War Powers Resolution by giving the CIA the power to make war.

Now, I am seeking to build support for abolishing the CIA, and for impeaching Donald Trump, and for banning weaponized drones. So I’m not exactly a fan of murder by robot or a partisan Republican. And I’m all in favor of any new reasons (fact-based or otherwise) people might find to try to put an end to government killings. But I think there’s some confusion we’d be better off without.

The Constitution gives Congress the power to make

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