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Global Dialogue:  A Second Fateful Triangle. Review of Trita Parsi's Treacherous Alliance: The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran, and the U.S.

Few new truths have ever won their way against the resistance of established ideas save by being overstated.

                                                                                                    --Isaiah Berlin  

Recent Quotes, Citations, Interviews, and "Hat Tips"

June 29, 2014.  Barak Ravid, HaaretzThe Ambassadorial Passover  Dinner that Turned into a State Secret.

June 20, 2014.  Andrew Sullivan, The Dish. Kurdistan's Moment? Ctd  

June 10, 2014. Michael Collins Dunn, Middle East Institute Editor's Blog.  Marsha B. Cohen Profiles Reuven Rivlin, Israel's New President

June 4, 2014.  Rabbi Brandt Rosen, Shalom Rav. The ADL Global 100: Challenging our Narratives of Anti-Semitism.

April 7, 2014.  Tweets of link to "Reading Ukraine in Tehran and Tel Aviv" include French Senator Nathalie Goulet.

March 28, 2014. John Judis, The New Republic. Israel's Ambassador Speaks at Adelson Primary (includes hyperlink).

March 24, 2014.  Gareth Smyth, Trends: The International Magazine on Arab Affairs. Shifting Tides in Iran and Gulf.

Feb. 3, 2014. Jews for Justice for Palestinians. AIPAC Loses its Grip on the White House.

Nov. 18, 2013. Middle East Institute Editor's Blog,


July 21, 2013. Hawblog (Historians Against War), Iran War Weekly.

July 16, 2013. Ali Gharib, Open Zion, How Netanyahu's Iran Policy Ends Badly

July 11, 2013.  Scott McConnell, American Conservative, How to Ignore Good News

July 9, 2013. Gary's Choices, Link with Comment by Gary Sick to "Disregarding Iran's Election: A Taxonomy."

June 26, 2013. Arms Control Law, Reprint with comment by Dan Joyner of  "Diamonds for Peanuts..."

June 23, 2013. blog, Iran War Weekly.

June 9, 2013. Al-Jazeera, The Brothers Larijani: A Sphere of Power.

Jan. 28, 2013. Just Foreign Policy, Lede and Link to "John Barrasso vs. Chuck Hagel: The Military Industrial Complex Strikes Back."  

Jan. 3, 2013. Middle East Institue Editor's Blog, On a More Positive Note...

Dec. 22, 2012. War in Context, A Jewish Lobby for a Jewish State. 

Dec. 19, 2012. James Fallows, The Bogus Case Against Chuck Hagel.

Dec. 19, 2012. Robert Wright,, Chuck Hagel and the Neocon Smear Machine

Dec. 14, 2012.  blog. Chuck Hagel: Interventionist? Anti-Israel...A Roundup

Oct. 22, 2012. . Wide Asleep in America, What We Won't Hear in Boca: Nine Things to Remember During the Iran Section of the Presidential Debate Tonight

Sept. 6, 2012. Examiner. Attack Against Bushehr Nuclear Reactor Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands.

August  23, 2012. Consortium News, The Human Cost of War on Iran

July 19, 2012. Wide Asleep in America, Israel Sets the Narrative on Bulgaria Attack

April 16, 2012. Micah's Paradigm Shift, Yom HaShoah, Ahmadinejad and why we need to break the Holocaust Narrative

April 10, 2012. The Magnes Zionist, Goldberg Slipping on Grass

April 1, 2012. WBAI Radio Interview, Beyond the Pale. Iran: Is a military attack inevitable and what will be the consequences?

March 8, 2012. Middle East Institute Editor's Blog. "GOP Nominates Netanyahu": Not the Onion, but Purim 

March 7, 2012. The Magnes Zionist, Selling Purim to Progressives One More Time

March 3, 2012. Desertpeace, The Exaggeration of the Iranian Threat

Jan. 23, 2012. Sam Stein, Huffington Post, Mitt Romney's Reported Rise in Support from Floria's Jewish Voters Appears Fabricated

Jan. 17, 2012. Common Dreams. Possible Strain on the US-Israeli Relationship as Tension on the Rise Around Iran