We have known all along the war was unjustified and illegal, but now we have confirmation.  Even if it is by default, just knowing that the Iraq War is now constitutionally illegal should give some of us hope for an end soon. 

 

The Iraq War Is Now Illegal

By Bruce Ackerman and Oona HathawayThe Daily Beast. Posted January 3, 2009.

The Bush administration’s infatuation with presidential power has finally pushed the country over a constitutional precipice. As of New Year’s Day, ongoing combat in Iraq is illegal under US law…