Yes, I Most Certainly Have Concerns about the Nuclear Deal with Iran

I would like to think that the nuclear deal with Iran is a good one. I would like to think that it will succeed and prevent Iran from ever becoming a nuclear power. I would like to think that it will increase regional stability and security, and that in doing so, it will increase global …

Now Angering Both Old and New Europe: Victoria Nuland

Remember when Donald Rumsfeld made a distinction between "old" and "new" Europe? Remember how undiplomatic it supposedly was? Remember how many people got upset as a consequence? Well, Victoria Nuland saw and raised the former secretary of defense: Germans were already smarting from revelations that U.S. intelligence listened in on the phone conversations of Chancellor …

Hypocrisy Watch (Complaining about Espionage Edition)

Following up on this post, it is worth noting this story:If you buy the latest reporting out of Europe, France is outraged, simply outraged, at news that the National Security Agency has been eavesdropping on the European Union through its mission in New York and embassy in Washington. French political parties are now rumbling about …