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Gil Troy: Moynihan’s Moment- Daniel P. Moynihan’s Fight Against Zionism is Racism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I’ve never understood the New-Left’s hatred of Israel and perhaps the Jewish community in America in general. Socialists are supposed to be for the underdog and looking after their well-being … Continue reading

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The Onion: Nathan Eckert- The Iraq War Will Destabilize The Entire Mideast Region & Set Off a Global Shockwave of Anti-Americanism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Looking back at the Iraq War from over a twelve-year perspective it reminds me of someone who knows a guy down the street. Who knows this man has beaten up … Continue reading

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The White House: President Obama Addresses The United Nations General Assembly

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Assuming the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action goes into effect and the Islamic Republic of Iran has all the incentive in the world to make that happen, I believe this … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: FIXGOV- William Galston- The American People to its Leaders: Ground Troops Against ISIS and a Stronger National Defense

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I think its pretty clear about what we’ve learned in the last thirteen-years or so in our Middle East adventures. That if you try to defend and govern a country … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Martin S. Indyk- A Return to The Middle Eastern Great Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Support Middle Eastern dictators in the past may have worked in the past up until 1978 or so with the fall of the Shah of Iran, as far as maintaining … Continue reading

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VOA News: Henry Ridgewell- Kurdish Gains in Syria Rattle Turkey: A Turkish/Syrian Kurdish Alliance?

What’s going on in lets call it Syrian Kurdistan is bad news for the Assad Regime. As Kurdish Syrians are now able to police and govern the communities there. What’s supposed to be the national government of Syria, better known … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of State: Secretary Clinton Delivers Remarks on Clinton

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, said that the Obama Administration’s strategy involving Syria, is very ‘clear.’ And said in a way that almost sounded sarcastic. As if she’s shocked that no one else understands it and then she laid out … Continue reading

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Associated Press: Matt Friedman- Syria- U.S., European Diplomats No Longer Welcome: Syria Preparing For War?

It’s a good thing that both America and Europe are pulling their diplomats out of Syria. For diplomatic as well as for security reasons. Looks like the Assad Regime is preparing for war, as they should be if they want … Continue reading

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Associated Press: Raw Video- White House Press Secretary- No Military Intervention in Syria

I’m not going to make the case that the United States can police the World. Actually I believe the opposite is true. I believe we are too involved in many places, especially in the developed world that has the resources … Continue reading

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CNN: State of The Union With John King- U.S. Senator John McCain Calling For Air Strikes Against Syrian Forces

In the last four years it hasn’t been very often that I’ve agreed with Senator John McCain the Ranking Member of the Armed Services Committee. But he was right on Libya and he’s right on Syria. Innocent Syrian citizens are … Continue reading

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