Tom doesn’t cotton to Iran, Obama or the rest of the world


Diplomats around the world continue to scratch their heads over freshman Sen. Tom Cotton's (R-Arkansas) stunt insulting the Iranians and upsetting the integrity of U.S. negotiated agreements with foreign governments. Secretary of State John Kerry told a Senate committee, Wednesday, the letter "risks undermining the confidence that foreign governments in thousands of important agreements commit… Continue reading Tom doesn’t cotton to Iran, Obama or the rest of the world

Nothing Fails Like Success


So the Baker-Hamilton Commission decided, among other things, that we must engage in direct talks with Iran and Syria. As loyal readers of this column may remember, we called for the Iraq Study Group to make just such a recommendation (Shaking Hands with Extremists: An Exit Strategy , 22 October, 2006). Since the report's release… Continue reading Nothing Fails Like Success