If you haven't heard, I have some great news for you. President Donald J. Trump has declared war against ISIS in Syria and is calling for a rapid withdrawal of US troops there.
I find it bitterly ironic that The Constitution Center is heaping accolades on collectivist authoritarians like the deadly quartet I cited above when their mentality and the policies springing from them, hurt people like the other half of the recent Liberty Medal recipients. The Constitution is designed to protect the Rights of the individual. The State has broken free of those chains a little more with each President, each conflict and each crisis.
Render unto Caesar what is Caesar's Also unto God, what's God's This great Republic, shadow of Rome Boldly calls itself home Of the brave, the free The needy refugee I won't deny those words sting my eyes Hope, pride, shame and compromise America has lost her way And in some ways that's OK My Homeland is no longer England's Bride But there is another shame she hides