The commentariat in the United States is not connecting the dots between a narcissistic POTUS having the UN Security Council come to him one day, and making the Senate come to him a few days later. The Trump Administration has turned a recalcitrant North Korea into a “slow-motion Cuban Missile Crisis.”
As I write, the US government is laying the groundwork in the Security Council for war. Secretary of State Tillerson told the UN Security Council: “Failing to act now on the most pressing security issue in the world may bring catastrophic consequences.” That’s not a warning; it’s a threat.
There aren’t enough people of decency and goodwill in the United States to prevent war, just as there weren’t enough people of decency and goodwill to prevent