The commander in chief should not also be the 'decider in chief'

Just before leaving for summer recess at the end of July, the House of Representatives turned to the issue of Iraq. Throughout June, President Obama had steadily increased the presence of U.S. troops in Iraq from an initial 275 to nearly 800. Military force had not yet been used, but the...

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Clinton speaks out on Ferguson and race

To the editor: I totally concur with Hillary Rodham Clinton’s remarks regarding the unacceptable ongoing discriminatory practices experienced by blacks.   (Re "Clinton on Ferguson: 'We can do better' " Aug. 29)

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