November 4, 2011

America's Itch to Brawl Has a New Target

Simon Jenkins, The Guardian

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A post-imperial virus has infected foreign policy. We've been here before, we know the human cost, and now we must stop.

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TAGGED: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Afghanistan, Iraq, UK, United States, Israel, Iran

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