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Weekend Roundup: Politics Is the Art of the Possible

Kathleen Miles | Posted 07.24.2015 | World
Kathleen Miles

In 1867, then Prime Minister of Prussia Otto von Bismarck (who, with parallels today, maintained German hegemony over Europe) famously said that politics is the art of the possible. If you don't have to deal with a political opponent, you can dream up the perfect policy. But when you have an opponent, you have to set aside the dream and consider the political possibilities. This week, from Iran to Greece to Cuba, the world both celebrated and protested the politically possible. (continued)

Iran: We Will Retaliate Against Any Attack

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Iran responded to Israel's "red line" for Tehran's nuclear program on Thursday by declaring it was strong enough t...

Iran and the Shape of Things to Come

Michael S. Lofgren | Posted 04.22.2012 | World
Michael S. Lofgren

Why has Iran's operational competence suddenly deteriorated so badly, given that our government spokesmen represent it as such a fearsome threat?