E Tu Jim Mattis?
The defense secretary is the best of this administration. But even the best stumbles.
"Mattis didn’t lurch anywhere near as far into fiction as others in the administration routinely do. But the spectacle was somehow sadder for its subtlety"
has written a calmer, more eloquent version of my inner scream.
appropriately calls out Secretary Mattis for his unconvincing defense of a mission without a military purpose.
My Sunday column, on Jim Mattis and Pancho Villa.