Biden’s misleading announcement that the United States is no longer at war
During a speech at the United Nations on Sept. 21, President Joe Biden referenced the end of the Afghanistan War, claiming that the United States had finally returned to a peace footing after 20-years of armed conflict.
"I stand here today, for the first time in 20 years, with the United States not at war," he said. "We’ve turned the page."
The reality is more complicated than that. The withdrawal of the last U.S. troops from Afghanistan on Aug. 30 brought an end to the longest war in American history....