Norman Podhoretz’s War Prayer

The June issue of Commentary featured a long article by Norman Podhoretz, the godfather of the neoconservatives, titled "The Case for Bombing Iran.” A shorter version of the article had already been published in the Wall Street Journal, and the piece itself was based on a speech that Podhoretz had given at a summit of … Continue reading “Norman Podhoretz’s War Prayer”

A Diplomatic Solution to Iran’s Nuclear Program

The deadline that the UN Security Council Resolution 1737 imposed on Iran for suspending its nuclear program passed without Iran complying with the resolution’s demands. Tension in the Persian Gulf has also risen, after President Bush threatened Iran for its alleged meddling in Iraq. The question is, is there a path to peaceful resolution of … Continue reading “A Diplomatic Solution to Iran’s Nuclear Program”