At least 19 people are dead following an explosion outside a concert at Manchester Arena in England, and on Fox News, former Donald Trump adviser James Woolsey attempts to blame the attack on former President Barack Obama.
Things are kind of coming to a head. I think the radical Islamists, and I would call them that, have decided to pick up the pace with the terrorist attacks, and I think we’ll probably see some more. And we now have a president who is pretty straightforward that he is at war with them. He’s not going to soft-pedal that. He calls them “evil,” and we haven’t had a situation like that. We did not have, in the eight years of the Obama administration, a president who wanted to fight and win a war, and —
Fox News’ Shephard Smith responded:
President Obama fought a number of wars and certainly didn’t say that he didn’t want to win them.
It’s very early — Mr. Woolsey, with great respect, it’s very early to make this a political matter.