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The Attack on the Nuclear Deal, the “Israel Factor”, and the “Iran Peace Scare”

globalresearch.ca – Stephen J. Sniegoski

“…for the Israeli government and Israel’s American lobby, Iran’s alleged nuclear threat has served the same purpose as Saddam’s non-existent WMD—it generates public support against a target that is designated for other reasons… ” 127 more words

The Neocon War Against Peace

Bust: Iran opponents' August fail

politico.com – John Bresnahan

Critics of the Iran deal believed the August congressional recess was their best chance to scuttle the nuclear accord, as wavering lawmakers returned home to angry protesters and a barrage of TV ads. 126 more words

The Neocon War Against Peace

Playing the Long Game on Iran

huffingtonpost.com – David Bromwich

The Neoconservatives, Benjamin Netanyahu, and the Republicans Game the System

Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com

“We’re going to push and push until some larger force makes us stop.” 91 more words

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Switzerland regrets envoy’s display of Netanyahu cartoon

gulfnews.com – Reuters

Zurich: Switzerland expressed regret on Friday after its ambassador to Iran displayed a cartoon depicting two doves defecating on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s head, at an event promoting Iranian business opportunities. 59 more words

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The U.S. Military Should Stop Talking About Liberating Mosul

Jack Werner

In a recent piece in Foreign Policy, “No One Talks About Liberating Mosul Anymore,” Michael Knights wrote about the necessity of training better Iraqi forces and unleashing U.S. 682 more words


Almost Fooled By a Trickle-Down Would-be King

I was reared a Republican. I saw the light as a university junior after a tenure as a very annoying student government leader with firm roots in Young Republicans. 507 more words

Neocons: the Echo of German Fascism

March 27, 2015

Exclusive: The “f-word” for “fascist” keeps cropping up in discussing aggressive U.S. and Israeli “exceptionalism,” but there’s a distinction from the “n-word” for “Nazi.” This new form of ignoring international law fits more with an older form of German authoritarianism favored by neocon icon Leo Strauss, says retired JAG Major Todd E. 160 more words