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Meacham: With drone program, Obama acts like ‘an American king’

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Jon Meacham pointed out that the American Revolution took place in part to repudiate the idea that a single person could decide who lives or dies, as President Obama does with a drone strike program that countenances killing American citizens. “The rule of law could not simply be in the hands of a king and could not be arbitrarily applied, and that’s precisely what this is, is [the rule of...