The False Debate About Attacking Iran

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Nicholas D. Kristoff, New York (NY) Times

Submitted by David Culver

I wonder if we in the news media aren’t inadvertently leaving the impression that there is a genuine debate among experts about whether an Israeli military strike on Iran makes sense this year.

There really isn’t such a debate. Or rather, it’s the same kind of debate as the one about climate change — credible experts are overwhelmingly on one side.
Here’s what a few of them told me.

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Related:

Special Project | The Wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Syria, & Iran: Week of March 11, David Culver, Ed., Evergreene Digest
For decades beginning during the Cold War, US policy in the Islamic world has been aimed at suppressing secular reformist and leftist movements. Beginning with the CIA-engineered coup against a secular democratic reform government in Iran in 1953 (it was about oil), Washington has propped up dictators, coaching these regimes in the black arts of torture and mayhem against secular liberals and the left.

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