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08.26.15 Maryland's Senators Silent on Iran Deal

Here is my open letter to Senator Ben Cardin. I will be sending a similar letter to Barbara Mikulski. Maryland Democrats should be outraged that both of our senators appear to be in thrall to Likud and… 535 more words

Maryland

Time for More Grown Ups

The debate about the Iran deal reveals a fundamental divide in our politics.

Here is how I frame the two points of view–and you will have no doubt of where I stand. 657 more words

Nation & World

Israeli Ambassador Reacts To Iranian Nuclear Deal

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer spoke out against the Iranian nuclear deal and questioned whether the safeguards in place are adequate enough to keep Iran from developing a weapon in the future. 294 more words

Politics

An open letter to Senator Schumer

By Fareed Zakaria
Thursday, August 13, 2015

Dear Sen. Schumer,

When you announced your decision to vote against the nuclear agreement with Iran, you explained your reasons in a nearly 1,700-word statement that is thoughtful in substance and civil in tone. 810 more words

Washington Post

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We can walk away from the table

Trigger Warning: war, sanctions, imperialism, medical violence

It’s easy to dismiss the rejection of the new accords between Iran and the US as a sort of simplistic radicalism. 481 more words

News

President Obama should stop questioning the motivations of the Iran Deal’s critics

President Obama, members of his administration, and various supporters of the deal have impugned the integrity of their opponents, sometimes using language that some see as code words. 740 more words

More people who must not be as smart as Chuck Schumer

Last time it was a bunch of retired generals and admirals demonstrating that they obviously know less about military risk and national security than Chuck Schumer, on account of they think the Iran deal is actually pretty good whereas he knows that it’s terribad. 246 more words

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