The Dogs Of War Still Growl

November 27, 2013   ·   0 Comments


By Eugene Schulman: I'm getting a real kick out of all the Monday morning quarterbacking about the Geneva nuclear talks agreement between the P5+1 and Iran. Almost ...

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“If You Liked Iraq, You’ll Love Iran”

By Murray Polner: In Thomas Friedman’s 1989 book From Beirut to Jerusalem he wrote of his father-in-law being stopped by a business associate who warned ...


The Visit and the Phone Call

By Murray Polner: No-one knows yet how committed or serious Barack Obama was in reaching out to Iran when he accepted Hassan Rouhani’s invitation...

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US Election Threatens Iran Nuke Deal

By Paul R. Pillar: Helene Cooper and Mark Landler of the New York Times caused a stir over the weekend with a report that the United States and Iran had ...

Obama on Iran

NYT and the Sins of Omission in Relation to Iran’s Nuclear Program

By Steven M. Quesinberry: Most sane people should be happy to read about the potential for bilateral talks between the US and Iran, possibly taking the world ...

Obama and Iran

Obama Administration Denies Imminent Bilateral Talks With Iran

By David Dayen: The White House is denying a report in the New York Times claiming that they will conduct one-on-one talks with Iran over their nuclear program. ...

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NYT: US, Iran Agree to One-On-One Nuclear Talks After Election

By John Glaser: The United States and Iran have agreed for the first time to one-on-one negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program, Obama administration officials tell The New York Times, set to take place immediately following the US presidential elections.


Obama Aides Launch Preemptive Attack on New Iran Plan

By Gareth Porter: Although the place and time of the next round of talks on Iran’s nuclear programme have not yet been announced, the manoeuvring by Iran and the United States to influence the outcome has already begun.

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‘NYT’ And ‘Inquirer’ Pundits Push Back Against Neocon Hysteria, Offer Containment Rationale

By Philip Weiss: At a time when Israel lobbyist Dennis Ross assures us that we are moving toward "the use of force," and Martin Indyk assures us that there will ...

NYT Upsidedown

NYT Buries the Lead on Iran

By Peter Hart: Part of being a journalist–the most important part, perhaps–is deciding which information is most relevant to readers.

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