Donald Trump says he’ll listen to the nation’s generals about how to fight ISIS. He won’t like what they have to say.
Earlier this month, Trump said that one of his first acts as president would be to give his generals “30 days to submit a plan for soundly and quickly defeating ISIS.” He seems to think the reason ISIS stands is that the Obama administration has been too weak and feckless to give the military what it wants: the resources and freedom to crush our enemies.
He’s wrong. But the way in which he’s wrong is telling. The Republican presidential nominee …read more