January 23, 2012

The GOP's Iraq War Amnesia

Peter Beinart, The Daily Beast

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Gingrich, Romney and Santorum pushed for the Iraq War. Now the media should make them explain what they’ve learned from being wrong and why we should trust their eagerness to bomb Iran.

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