Can a U.S. president take his nation into war by himself? The Syrian conflict may prove to be a test case to determine if any checks still exists on the war making authority of the Executive Branch of government.
1.”Syria: Outrage is Not a Strategy” Michael Yon blog, September 2 , 2013
2.”Obama’s proposal seeks broad war power despite vow of limits” by Michael Doyle for McClatchy News Service, September 1, 2013
3.”Syria: it takes more courage to say there is nothing outsiders can do” by Simon Jenkins for the Guardian Newspaper, August 29, 2013.