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Senior Official Confirms Obama's AUMF Intentionally Ambiguous to Allow Broad War-Making Powers


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Senior Official Confirms Obama's AUMF Intentionally Ambiguous to Allow Broad War-Making Powers

Sarah Lazare, staff writer

Another high-ranking Obama administration official confirmed on Tuesday that the White House's proposed Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) in the war on ISIS was left intentionally vague to allow for expansive—and potentially limitless—presidential war-making powers.


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The chain reaction of evil – hate begetting hate,
wars producing more wars – must be broken,
or we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. Dr. Martin Luther King.


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That’s probably a major reason he was assassinated. Because more and more MLK was becoming Antiwar.


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Are there still banana plantations lacking US armed forces support?


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Wars R US !