America needs to review history when deciding where to go next in the war on terror. Looking back, the majority of Americans believe that the war in Iraq was a mistake. If that’s the case, we need to take our past experience into account when thinking about foreign policy going forward.
Bill O’Reilly and David Letterman had a heated debate in the wake of the Iraq war. Will Americans continue to have these kinds of important conversations going forward? Republicans (and many Democrats) were against a war with Syria over Obama’s “red line”, but how will they feel when Donald Trump starts a new war in the middle east?