Posts tagged “Iran”

ISIS, the Neocons, and Obama’s Choices

Though Congress and the president are out of town, the final weeks …

Posted August 27th, 2014

Mitt Romney Was Wrong All Along

Further evidence that the Republican Party still ought not to be trusted …

Posted July 7th, 2014

Iran: Six Months Negotiating Time Will Be Up Soon

A self-provoked crisis in Ukraine (if the United States hadn’t sponsored a …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Sheldon Adelson, Iran, and the GOP

For four days ending Sunday, a quartet of presidential hopefuls trooped to …

Posted April 1st, 2014

John Kerry’s Diplomatic Minefield

Does John Kerry understand the world he inherited? Is he in denial? …

Posted January 28th, 2014

The Wall Street Journal’s Mythical Mideast Moderates

The media has missed the real story in former Defense Secretary Robert …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Schumer-Menendez-Kirk Open the Back Door to War

Democrats Charles Schumer (N.Y.) and Robert Menendez (N.J.) have joined Republican Mark …

Posted December 20th, 2013

Might George Will Join the Iran Battle?

George Will has recently written two columns touting containment as the best option for dealing …

Posted December 16th, 2013

Kissinger, Shultz Quietly Back Iran Diplomacy

In a significant if veiled rebuff to the Netanyahu-Mark Kirk maintain-the-hate line, …

Posted December 4th, 2013

Iran Is Ready for a Deal

“Iran’s Nuclear Triumph” roared the headline of the Wall Street Journal editorial. …

Posted November 26th, 2013

Can Conservatives Support the Iran Deal? In Britain, They Do

UK Foreign Secretary William Hague—who was leader of the Conservative Party from …

Posted November 25th, 2013

Mark Kirk, Foreign Policy Voice of the GOP

John Kerry’s visit to the Senate Banking Committee in an effort to …

Posted November 14th, 2013

Without Iran Diplomacy, Only War Remains

If Bibi Netanyahu succeeds in closing down Obama’s diplomatic path to Iran, …

Posted November 12th, 2013

France Blows Up Geneva

If you visit one of the few remaining large bookstores in a …

Posted November 11th, 2013

Disorientation: “Sense of Place” at the Sackler Gallery

Disrupting cliches and finding the continuity of East and West in disruption, abandonment, absurdity.

Posted October 19th, 2013

Just Keep Stumbling into Peace

Obama has no grand strategy, but foreign-policy improvisation may be the providential path to avoiding war.

Posted September 20th, 2013

Lindsey Graham Still Wants to Go to War

This summer produced a triumph of American patriotism. A grassroots coalition arose …

Posted September 17th, 2013