No, We Aren’t Invading Venezuela with 5,000 Troops

At a recent press conference, National Security Advisor John Bolton was photographed holding a notepad.  Inquisitive people zoomed in on the writing, and saw, “5,000 troops to Colombia”.  At that point, the original curiosity disappeared, and every news agency in the world proclaimed that the United States was preparing to invade Venezuela to oust the current president. I kept waiting for someone –anyone- to discuss the statement logically, but so far, I haven’t seen it.  Every headline refers to “all options on the table” and the fact that the administration isn’t [...]