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The Pentagon Says That North Korea Is Capable of a Nuclear Strike on the U.S.

Officials in Washington are of the opinion that North Korea’s nuclear arsenal holds missiles that could reach the mainland U.S.A. — but stress that it is a threat that the Pentagon is adequately prepared to face, … 179 more words

Corbyn Reviled for Not Wanting to Kill Millions

Jeremy Corbyn was sent into the Labour Leadership contest earlier this year to ‘broaden the debate’. He has certainly done that. Now that he has become the party leader with a whopping majority, he continues to do so in a way that many in the party would rather avoid. 514 more words

Iranian Defense Minister: 'We Will Always Provide Arms to the Resistance Against U.S. and Israel

In a recent TV interview, Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said: “I officially declare that under no circumstances will we refrain from providing material and moral support to Hizbullah, or to any group of the resistance to the U.S. 274 more words

Sharia Islam

Iran's status quo bias

What Behavioral Science Reveals About the Iran Debate

Of all the findings in behavioral science, the most significant may be “loss aversion,” the idea that people dislike losses a lot more than they like equivalent gains. 105 more words

Behavioral Economics

The Older You Get, The More History Repeats Itself

In World War II there was a contingent primarily in Patton’s Third Army that wanted to turn on the Russians and fight them immediately after the surrender of the Nazis because they were terrible people and could not be trusted… 980 more words


Sen. Johnson: Have you the courage?

An Open Letter to Sen. Ron Johnson:

Every so often a legislator gets a chance to take a courageous step forward.  Now is YOUR time to make that act of fortitude. 500 more words

'Fair And Balanced'

Future Oriented Diplomacy Toward Iran

We did something that infuriated Iranians in 1953 by organizing a coup removing their democratically selected Prime Minister. They did something that properly infuriated us in 1979 by taking our embassy staff hostage. 631 more words

Foreign Affairs