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JAMIE WEINSTEIN: Stop It, Liberals, Bush Didn’t Lie About Iraq Having WMDs

Daily Caller — Liberals, please stop it with the Iraq war lies.

There is plenty of criticism that can be leveled against George W. Bush’s decision to invade Iraq in 2003, but he didn’t deliberately mislead the country about Iraq possessing weapons of mass destruction (WMD). 101 more words

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PETER BEINART: The Problem With Asking Republicans, 'Would You Have Invaded Iraq?'

The Atlantic — Here’s the better question: Is war the best response to dictators with WMD?

The “would you have invaded Iraq” saga continues. Sunday on Fox News, Chris Wallace tried again and again to get Marco Rubio to say whether, in hindsight, the Bush administration was right to invade a WMD-less Iraq. 193 more words

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American Jews: The Last Leftist Jews in the World

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by Daniel Greenfield
May 18, 2015

Clip on a nametag, pick up a paper cup of lukewarm water and you can sit down in the audience at a thousand liberal Jewish establishment panels where the likes of Peter Beinart or Jeffrey Goldberg will sanctimoniously lecture their bored audience on the growing gap between American Jews and Israel.  91 more words

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Argument continues whether white marathon bomber would be put to death were he white

If there’s one thing we learned from the media Saturday about Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s sentencing to the death penalty, it’s that Slate contributor Seth Stevenson spends longer than 14-and-a-half hours online… 655 more words

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PETER BEINART: Don't Underestimate Bernie Sanders

The Atlantic — The Vermont senator’s authentic outrage that the super-rich have distorted America’s economy and bought its government will find an eager audience.

“Don’t underestimate me,” declared newly announced Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to George Stephanopoulos on Sunday. 144 more words

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PETER BEINART: Ben Carson Is Fighting a Culture War

The Atlantic — The presidential candidate’s remarks on homosexuality are more likely to help than hurt his political aspirations.

You might think Ben Carson’s recent comments suggesting that prison turns people gay have hurt his presidential campaign. 79 more words

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Will American Zionists be sued for urging a boycott of Israeli settlements?

This article first appeared in Haaretz 4/29/15

There has been a long running debate within the Jewish pro-Israel community in the Diaspora about how to best deal with  710 more words

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