Should the US Declare War With ISIS ?

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by Frinzee Battlemaster


The gist

A video released Tuesday by the militant group Islamic State of Ira...
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A video released Tuesday by the militant group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff, the U.S. government determined early Wednesday, marking the second time ISIS has killed an American journalist in as many weeks. The video was first obtained and released by the SITE Intelligence Group, which tracks the online activities of terrorist groups, and was determined to be authentic by the U.S. intelligence community according to a statement from National Security Council spokesperson Caitlin Hayden. The video, which TIME is not publishing, is similar to the video released last month of an ISIS militant killing American journalist James Foley. It depicts Sotloff, clearly under duress, criticizing American foreign policy before a warning from his masked killer and a threat to kill another foreign journalist.
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  Opinion Poll


   4739 Points on the line.

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   38 Comments.




This poll has ended.
Winner: YES

53% of the group voted correctly.

YES


53%
NO


47%

Comments

  • 58.46%

    Top Comment: Alan Sequeira voted for NO about 5 years ago.

    think of those people who might be affected if there would be a War


  • 64.44%

    Top Comment: 06 Bowling almost 5 years ago.

    Obama clearly states that more than 40 nations have offered to join the coalition against the militants in Iraq and Syria. Im afraid ISIS' forces are something for the President of United States to ask the world to join this effort


  • 65.32%

    Top Comment: Scott Reagan voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    They should go to war with the ISIS but they should also protect the citizens. I think it'll backfire to the innocent people because these terrorists target innocents.


  • 53.13%

    Jasper Bell voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    They should ambush the terrorist, as soon as possible. Everyday, their numbers increase. We surely don't to attack if they already outnumbered us


  • 50.67%

    Milford Perez voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    It's like a virus, we should stop them before they can stop us.


  • 55.0%

    Lester Choqutte voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    "the supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting" but............................... we have no choice LOL


  • 50.0%

    Wade Stramielo voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    yes yes! they don't know the real power of US! why not show them what US can do! show them MR. President!


  • 50.74%

    Jaspher Balmes voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    i think that's the only way.. -_- how sad


  • 56.52%

    Melissa Stansfeld voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    ummm... didn't we already?


  • 60.87%

    Herbert Higgins voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    they want war? we should give them war!


  • 63.49%

    Trevor Parr voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    I feel like this is not only a war between ISIS and US. Eventually, this'll be World War III


  • 64.44%

    06 Bowling almost 5 years ago.

    Obama clearly states that more than 40 nations have offered to join the coalition against the militants in Iraq and Syria. Im afraid ISIS' forces are something for the President of United States to ask the world to join this effort


  • 57.14%

    Super Slam voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    they should. asap


  • 60.0%

    B. Bruner voted for NO almost 5 years ago.

    it's a TRAP lol


  • 58.67%

    DJ Franz voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    YEAH. Show them what US is capable of


  • 76.32%

    Francine Anderson voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    i've heard ISIS is using social media to recruit new members.


  • 84.07%

    Sergei Trevino voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    Punish those murderers. For james & steven sake.


  • 55.56%

    A. Knight voted for NO almost 5 years ago.

    war makes everything complicated


  • 60.0%

    Dianne Smith voted for NO almost 5 years ago.

    no please. think about innocent people/children. come'on guys.


  • 47.62%

    Kevin O voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    the ISIS are getting stronger, our Gov't should quickly eliminate them


  • 44.9%

    Carl Emmanuel voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    they are slowly growing, they should be stopped!


  • 75.0%

    Russel Goods voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    yes.. go US!


  • 56.1%

    Myrtle Womack about 5 years ago.

    more innocent lives could be lost if they don't stop the ISIS


  • 58.46%

    Alan Sequeira voted for NO about 5 years ago.

    think of those people who might be affected if there would be a War


  • 65.0%

    Keegan Paul voted for YES almost 5 years ago.

    think of those people who might be affected if we don't stop the ISIS


  • 52.38%

    Jerry Noriega voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    YES! destroy them!


  • 70.59%

    hottie geek voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    they should go war with those freakin ISIS


  • 66.67%

    Josh Dela Cruz voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    US is a very powerful country, im pretty sure Obama got some plans up on his sleeves. Im not sure what are those but i believe WAR would be the best solution


  • 84.07%

    Sergei Trevino voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    Muslim savages are never going to evolve. It's time to just nuke the middle east.


  • 86.14%

    Chi Bawcum voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    ISIS 'HAS NO IDEOLOGY OF ANY VALUE TO HUMAN BEINGS' -OBAMA


  • 82.31%

    Vincent Gustafson voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    We're already at war, So let's win


  • 65.32%

    Scott Reagan voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    They should go to war with the ISIS but they should also protect the citizens. I think it'll backfire to the innocent people because these terrorists target innocents.


  • 53.66%

    Fraley Mitchell voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    yeah! kill em all!


  • 45.45%

    Mabel Shelton voted for NO about 5 years ago.

    am i the only here who thinks it'll be complicated if US go to war with them?


  • 55.13%

    Fred Lucas voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    It will be more complicated later if we don't and they get more powerful.


  • 45.76%

    Andrew Fiorillo voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    it depends on the government's next move


  • 52.94%

    S. Gallagher voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    YES.. that steven guy is right


  • 38.61%

    Steven Shirey voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    those terrorists should be pulverized! im not sure why Obama's not making a move bout that? or if he is... why not make it faster? should we wait for another head to be dismembered?


  • 52.73%

    martin foot voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    dang those terrorists!


  • 65.0%

    Keegan Paul voted for YES about 5 years ago.

    they should.US must not tolerate them


  • 60.0%

    B. Bruner voted for NO about 5 years ago.

    i say NO, it might lead to World War III


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