Sen. Chambliss: U.S. Can’t Stop Israel From Attacking Iran

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) told reporters that he “would not at all be surprised that there may be a pre-emptive attack” by Israel against Iran — and he doesn’t think the U.S. could do… Continue Reading  

Obama’s Positive Flip and Romney’s Negative Flop

Is Global Warming an Election Issue After All? By Bill McKibben Reposted by arrangement with Tom Dispatch Conventional wisdom has it that the next election will be fought exclusively on the topic of jobs. But President Obama’s announcement last week… Continue Reading  

CBS Poll: Majority Support “Diplomatic Approach” with Iran

According to a CBS poll conducted ahead of last weekend’s presidential debate on national security and foreign policy, most people in the U.S. support pursuing diplomacy with Iran. Here are the details: – 55% think Iran is a threat to… Continue Reading  

Gingrich Calls For A Covert War Against Iran That’s Probably Already Happening

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress Speaking about Iran at this weekend’s Republican foreign policy debate, the candidates seemed to only agree on one thing: President Obama wasn’t getting the job done. Instead, former Republican House Speaker Newt Gingrich said… Continue Reading  

Dennis Ross and “The Departed”

Today the Washington Post published a slideshow depicting 21 top officials that have left the Obama administration, beginning with Dennis Ross and ending with General Stanley McChrystal. The biographical information presented about them is wanting, to say the least, but… Continue Reading