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Nuclear Deal with Iran

From Slate: The new agreement doesn’t overthrow the clerical regime ruling Iran. It doesn’t change Iran’s policies toward Israel or its Arab neighbors. And it doesn’t force Iran to end the repression of its own people. The agreement forged between Iran and the world’s powers does only one thing, but it is a big one: It reverses and contains what most experts consider the greatest nuclear proliferation challenge in the world. Whatever else Iran may do in the world, it will not do it backed with the threat of a nuclear weapon. U.S. negotiators went into the Iran talks with three

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Benjamin Netanyahu Goes to Washington

Just for second, let’s sit back and think about Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, coming to Washington to speak before a joint session of Congress. What was the point? Well, Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner invited him to speak. Again, to what purpose? To me, the purpose was obvious. It was to embarrass the president. It was to prove to the American public that Barack Obama does not understand Middle East politics. Even further, it was to prove to the American public that Barack Obama’s path towards a nuclear deal with Iran was dangerous. Let’s ignore the fact

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Historic Agreement with Iran

We’ve been told repeatedly that Barack Obama and his foreign-policy team are amateurs. They don’t know what they’re doing. They are clueless. Only a few months ago, it was clear that the Syrian army had unleashed chemical weapons against their own people. Somehow, the United States, along with the international community, came up with a peaceful solution to what was going to be an awfully complex problem. Now, Syria is handing over the chemical weapons and the unthinkable has happened. The United States and the European Union have together come to an agreement with Iran. Iran will stop enriching uranium. They

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