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War and the Separation of Powers, by Andrew P. Napolitano

Congress has unconstitutionally abdicated its power to declare war. From Andrew P. Napolitano at lewrockwell.com:

A popular way to begin the first day of class in constitutional law in many American law schools is to ask the students what sets the U.S. 355 more words

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Congress’s Romance with Cowardice War Without War Powers (the Not-So-New American Way), by Danny Sjursen

Congress abdicated it’s constitutionally mandated war powers long ago. This is a history of congressional cowardice. From Danny Sjursen at tomdispatch.com:

On September 1, 1970, soon after President Nixon expanded the Vietnam War by invading neighboring Cambodia, Democratic Senator George McGovern, a… 381 more words

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