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the riddle of trump’s syria attack

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the riddle of trump’s syria attack

it’s impossible to ignore the degree to which the military strike pushes a slew of unflattering stories about the trump administration to the side of the page.the agony of donald trump — well, one of the many agonies — is that there are times when he will actually do the right thing, or at least a defensible thing, and we’ll be left wondering, even more than we did with other presidents, about what his motivations were, whether they fit into any truly considered plan or whether his actions amount to the newest episode of a continuing reality show.such is the case with the strike against syria, which is too big a risk in too complicated a place to be used for distraction, for diversion.there’s justification for it, absolutely. president obama had advisers who wished he’d done something similar. but trump’s military action makes little sense in the context of most of what he said in the years before he was elected and after. most read stories3-course dinners for $32 starting april 2.i can’t square trump’s statements over the last two days that the united states can’t stand by idly in the face of such grotesque suffering with his determination to bar those who suffer from being accepted as refugees. the babies prompt outrage and heartache when they’re writhing in syria, but god forbid they come here.and so two questions, loud and urgent: why did he do this now? and who exactly is he? it’s impossible to ignore the degree to which the military strike pushes...