The Inside Assyria Discussion Forum

=> to declare war

to declare war
Posted by Aunty Christ (Guest) - Friday, October 8 2004, 19:18:33 (CEST)
from - Mexico - Windows XP - Internet Explorer
Website title:

...that was reserved by our Constitution for the entire Congress...never a president. Johnson used the lie of the Gulf of Tonkin incident to rush through emergency there was a real danger from rice farmers so we had better toss out a fundamental part of our Constitution...

America held hostage to rice.

That act was never repealed..there was no attack..there was no emergency...yet the power to declare war now rests with the president, with one person...not Congress. In the absense of anyone seriously declaring formal war on the United States, the presidency has now the power to wage war anywhere it can create a pretext for one...



The full topic:
No replies.

Content-length: 898
Content-type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Accept: image/gif, image/x-xbitmap, image/jpeg, image/pjpeg, application/, application/, applicatio...
Accept-encoding: gzip, deflate
Accept-language: es-mx
Cache-control: no-cache
Connection: Keep-Alive
Cookie: *hidded*
User-agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; FunWebProducts; (R1 1.3))

Powered by RedKernel V.S. Forum 1.2.b9