Joseph Cirincione: IAEA report shows Iran HAS NOT made decision to go nuclear

The hype about the latest IAEA report about Iran’s nuclear program was much more frightening than the actual content. Yesterday, Joseph Cirincione, the president of the Ploughshares Fund, an organization devoted to preventing the spread of nuclear weapons, informed a… Continue Reading  

Who’s in favour of sanctioning Iran?

An excerpt from my article in Al Jazeera English where I name some of the most dominant groups that are pushing for sanctions against Iran. The loudest, most influential organisations pushing for sanctions against Iran have an open pro-Israel agenda,… Continue Reading  

Top Cain Foreign Policy Adviser Previously Expressed Moderate Views On Israel

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress Top Herman Cain foreign policy adviser J.D. Gordon drew controversy for his connections to Atlantic Bridge, a group exposed as a front for defense contractor lobbyists, the Conservative Party in England, and a web… Continue Reading  

House Democrats Call For ‘Urgent Review Of Our Relations With Turkey’ After ‘Confrontation’ With Israel

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress A bipartisan group of senators sent a letter to President Obama in September asking him to “mount a diplomatic offensive” against Turkey in the aftermath of souring Israeli-Turkish relations last summer. Now House Democrats… Continue Reading  

Ombudsman: Jen Rubin Supports Call to Kill Palestinians, ‘Did Damage’ to WaPo Credibility

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress Last month, Rachel Abrams, a board member of a right-wing pro-Israel organization, wrote a controversial blog post calling for Palestinian militants — and their children — to be fed to sharks. After Abrams linked… Continue Reading