Trump’s betrayal of American and European diplomacy. Daniel DePetris criticizes the president’s decision to renege on the nuclear deal.

Europe’s counterpunch to America on the nuclear deal. Barbara Slavin comments on the efforts by our European allies to try to keep the deal alive.

They want war, they’re settling for economic war. Esfandyar Batmanghelidj responds to the Trump administration’s latest sanctions on Iran.

The stubborn old Hanoverians saw new Gunpowder Plots everywhere. A.N. Wilson reviews Antonia Fraser’s The King and the Catholics: the Fight for Rights 1829.