White House, Feeling
Pressured, Considers Escalating Syrian Civil War
By William Boardman (61013)
Tired of Spying on Americans? Why Not Go Bomb Syria?
When a president in his second term is suddenly revealed to be snooping into everyone's business by every electronic means available, the natural reaction might be to try to change the subject
Trial balloons promoting U.S. military action in Syria started popping up yet again on June 10, as media from one end of the political spectrum to the other quoted mostly anonymous sources from the Obama administration and elsewhere with reactions to proposed violence ranging from enthusiasm to dismay.
The most widely-reported options for the nature of an American war in Syria include: