Daniel McAdams asks:
"Will American Christians begin to notice that, as the Telegraph puts it, 'Christianity [is] "close to extinction" in Middle East'?"
This is what the US govt unleashed as an unintended consequence of our FP in the ME. This happened in Iraq too. Chaldean Christians fled.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950