The Unmaking of the World of Our Making.

The tick-tock of the recent Republican rebellion against President Trump was telling. It was just over one week ago that Trump’s late-night announcement that he was pulling U.S. special forces out of their deployment along the Syrian border caused an uproar across Capitol Hill. Congressional Republicans found themselves in unfamiliar territory, as they actually stood up for those kinds of things that Republicans once stood for.

It was a Brigadoon moment, as those members appeared to have woken from a long slumber and imagined that they were part of the…