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Egyptian protesters outraged by military's use of U.S. tear gas.
Even if sequestration cuts across all military programs, this sort of ham-handed approach is safely doable.
The new arms race isn't about which state has more nuclear weapons.
We need to acknowledge the genuine security concerns of Israel and Iran, as well as point out the objective hazards of nuclear-weapons possession.
Abolishing the Department of Energy might sound ludicrous, but it has an upside.
Can we run our economy on military spending?
The U.S. has expanded arms sales to its Arab allies since 2008.
And how implausible are Iran's claims that the IAEA Directorate General is politically compromised?
The Obama administration refuses to make military aid to Egypt contingent upon the degree to which it embraces democracy.
Does Iran believe that by developing the capacity to build nuclear weapons it can facilitate worldwide nonproliferation and disarmament?