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AverageJoe90 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-11 12:53 AM
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4. Only wars which are justifiable.
Sadly, we haven't had a lot of those..........at all, over the years. In fact, Afghanistan is the only one I can think of at the moment, and look at how badly Bush botched it!
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  -Is it right and constitutional for the CIA to be engaged in wars? Bonobo  Sep-30-11 12:17 AM   #0 
  - Simple answer----------NO!!  Angry Dragon   Sep-30-11 12:24 AM   #1 
  - How important of an issue is it in your opinion? Small, medium or large? nt  Bonobo   Sep-30-11 12:34 AM   #2 
     - In my world everything is inner-connected  Angry Dragon   Sep-30-11 12:55 AM   #5 
  - No, but they do it anyway.  TreasonousBastard   Sep-30-11 12:51 AM   #3 
  - Only wars which are justifiable.  AverageJoe90   Sep-30-11 12:53 AM   #4 
  - You might get more answers if you explained your meaning.  TheWraith   Sep-30-11 01:10 AM   #6 
  - Really good question.....  Grey   Sep-30-11 01:23 AM   #7 
  - "Engaged in warfare"... better for you?  Bonobo   Sep-30-11 04:12 AM   #8 
     - Because your OP is not even remotely clear.  TheWraith   Sep-30-11 09:59 AM   #22 
  - As long as it is  Enthusiast   Sep-30-11 04:29 AM   #9 
  - I hope the lack of interest in this question reflects a lack of interest in me the OP...  Bonobo   Sep-30-11 07:11 AM   #10 
  - read the book  biermeister   Sep-30-11 07:25 AM   #11 
  - Thanks for the tip! nr  Bonobo   Sep-30-11 07:39 AM   #13 
     - you may find that you're happier now without knowing :)  biermeister   Sep-30-11 03:54 PM   #24 
  - If there is no no real oversight or responsibility, then  Lurks Often   Sep-30-11 08:57 AM   #15 
  - uh...The CIA operates outside of the law, so why would the constitution matter?  Blue_Tires   Sep-30-11 07:38 AM   #12 
  - The CIA is our version of Rome's Praetorian Guards, UGH!  Odin2005   Sep-30-11 08:06 AM   #14 
  - "engaged in wars"  treestar   Sep-30-11 08:58 AM   #16 
  - How about committing acts of war as recognized by international law?  Puregonzo1188   Sep-30-11 09:01 AM   #18 
     - because they are interested in the needs of their people  treestar   Sep-30-11 09:05 AM   #19 
        - You are aware of what historical example I was referring to?  Puregonzo1188   Sep-30-11 03:20 PM   #23 
  - Have we ever declared war since the CIA was formed?  Puregonzo1188   Sep-30-11 08:59 AM   #17 
  - Central Intelligence Agency  xchrom   Sep-30-11 09:09 AM   #20 
  - What is the difference if it is a Marine or a CIA agent who kills the terrorist?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-30-11 09:13 AM   #21 
 

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