Category Archives: March to War with Iran

Is PNAC at it Again?

Citing unnamed “Western intelligence sources,” the UK Times ran a scary headline yesterday about Iran’s nuclear program: Iran has perfected the technology to create and detonate a nuclear warhead and is merely awaiting the word from its Supreme Leader, Ayatollah … Continue reading

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Israel Will Do Whatever It Takes

From the AP: JERUSALEM — Israel hardened its insistence Monday that it would do anything it felt necessary to stop Iran from getting a nuclear bomb, just the ultimatum the United States hoped not to hear as it tried to … Continue reading

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Obama’s Message to Iran

Peace must always begin with imperfect instruments. Equally, these instruments can never be fully perfected in the making of peace. Diplomatic resources are limited, and within these limits each foreign relationship competes with all others. When sides are drawn, each … Continue reading

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Selling Iran: Part Four

Spin for Dummies, page 15: “When square news does not fit the round hole of your narrative, bang it with a hammer until it fits.” A new National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) has been released. Apparently, the intelligence professionals have learned … Continue reading

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Selling Iran, Part 3

‘Iran is a crazy country, run by a new Hitler, who is building nuclear weapons to destroy the United States and Israel.’ That is the essence of the White House marketing campaign to bomb Iran, and it’s baloney.I despise the … Continue reading

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