Posts Tagged: diplomacy
"The Iranian threat" has become such a truism in American politics that we've completely lost sight of Washington's own record.
The Obama administration has concluded deals with Iran and Cuba. Will North Korea round out the trifecta?
Despite progress with Cuba, the Obama administration has done little to dispel doubts about Washington's intentions towards its neighbors to the south.
Lawmakers need to hear from their constituents who support diplomacy over war.
Washington's rapprochement with Iran has opened the door for major realignments from Israel to Afghanistan.
Like it or not, diplomacy is all about backroom deals.
From Athens to Tehran, powerful countries make the rules and break the rules. Everyone else just squeezes the best deal they can — for now, anyway.
The nuclear deal with Iran, like Nixon's opening to China in 1972, has the potential to be a geopolitical game changer -- if it can get through Congress first.
As Cuba and the United States continue down the road of reconciliation, they must still avoid the bumps.
A tight-knit group of neocon dead-enders is pushing Iran to the forefront of the GOP's foreign policy agenda.