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Old 10-28-2017, 05:35 PM
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Originally Posted by asahi View Post
War with North Korea just got a lot more likely. Trump knows the rule of law is after him, so he will use whatever power he has at his disposal to reverse the advantage. He will attempt (and may succeed at) the establishment of a Security State. War and national emergencies almost always result in an increase in executive power and a loss of civil liberties. And this Congress will not oppose him in doing so. Trump needs an emergency, a rason d'etre: North Korea might be it.
Also, I expect that Sessions' DoJ will prosecute Hillary Clinton (and possibly Barack Obama) for...something. I'm not kidding.