President Obama says he is "not itching for military action" in Syria but added he cannot see many alternatives.
As President Obama attempts to to make the case for military action in Syria to Congress and to the American people at 9pm ET Tuesday, the American public is weighing in and NBC News wants your thoughts.
NBC News is asking people to join the debate by finishing the thought “We (should/should not) strike Syria because____________.” You can participate across the social web via video or text by using the hashtag #TakingSides.
We will continue curating your responses at www.nbcnews.com/takingsides and will also share some of the best on-air.
This story was originally published on Fri Sep 6, 2013 2:19 PM EDT