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US Iran War

Spearing Another Sacred Cow

Rep. Keith Ellison | Posted 05.26.2012 | Media
Rep. Keith Ellison

It's happened again: I said something that speared a GOP sacred cow and the right-wing Twitterverse is losing its cool.

Does AIPAC Want War? Lieberman "Capability" Red Line May Tip AIPAC's Hand

Robert Naiman | Posted 04.18.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

Sponsors of the Lieberman resolution deny that it is an "authorization for military force," and in a legal, technical sense, they are absolutely correct: it is not a legal authorization for military force. But it is an attempt to enact a political authorization for military force.

David Wood

War-Hardened U.S. Military Cautious About War With Iran | David Wood | Posted 02.16.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The threat of punishing U.S. military strikes underlies Washington's campaign to halt Iran's nuclear weapons program. But there is no e...

Iran: War Drums Beating

Michael S. Lofgren | Posted 04.08.2012 | World
Michael S. Lofgren

The idea of an Islamic bomb exerts a peculiar fascination on American political culture and shines a searchlight on the gross dysfunctionality of American politics.

Why the Term "Israel First" Matters

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 04.04.2012 | World
MJ Rosenberg

I do not want America to be dragged into a war that Netanyahu provokes and which the United States would then be dragged into. I favor diplomacy, unconditional diplomacy, with all issues on the table.

Iran, U.S. Must Tone Down Rhetoric

CNN | Posted 01.14.2012 | World

When two important countries appear to be goading each other into a dangerous and meaningless war, it can be useful to take a deep breath, lay the rhe...

Obscene: Using the Holocaust to Justify War With Iran

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 01.29.2012 | World
MJ Rosenberg

A war with Iran would end any possibility of Israel ever achieving either peace with the Muslim world or any semblance of security. Forever.

Iran Digging Mass Graves For U.S. Troops In Preparation For 'Extensive War'

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran has dug mass graves in which to bury U.S. troops in case of any American attack on the country, a former commander of the el...

U.S. v. Iran: Winds of War or Psychological Warfare?

Haggai Carmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Haggai Carmon

There is no doubt that the U.S.'s and allies' moves in the region are meant to signal to the Iranians that they mean business. Either the Iranians abandon their nuclear armament plans, or the West will destroy their facilities.