Issues 07/18/14

Do you think it can be blamed on the economy? Five years ago the world was plunged into the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. The social impact has had huge political impact -- anti-incumbency in democracies, revolution in autocracies, competition over resources and jobs from trade wars and currency wars, so escalat...

-John McLaughlin


Gaza is about the size of Philadelphia, with almost 2 million people. The whole place is densely populated. And if Israel wants to destroy Hamas -- and I think that is their goal -- they've been doing these periodic bombings. They call it going on. They call it mowing the lawn. It's not working. So they need to take another strate...

-Eleanor Clift


This was a missile that was deliberately sent up. Nobody has any doubts about it. The president was very clear and very forceful on it, and I thought very effective on it. And I don't think anybody's going to be able to walk away from it, including the Russians. They're going to have to figure out what to do. And if they don't do ...

-Mortimer Zuckerman


The talks have been a success. Look what they've done. They've got -- all of the 20 percent enriched uranium has been diluted and is basically gone...the Arak nuclear reactor has been -- which was going to be heavy water, is being modified so it doesn't produce weapons-grade plutonium. They're going to limit the number of these cen...

-Pat Buchanan


Capitol Hill is more hawkish on this than the administration is. But I do think we'll get an extension probably past the November election. And I think it's in Iran's interest to cut some sort of deal that preserves its essential capabilities. The question is whether the ayatollah is just too hostile to the United States to cut tha...

-Rich Lowry


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