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Strategika: “More Energy, Fewer Problems?” with Williamson Murray

interview with Williamson Murrayvia Strategika
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The economic and strategic implications of the US energy boom.

Strategika: “An Abundant Energy Future?” with Walter Russell Mead

interview with Walter Russell Mead via Strategika
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

How will new energy resources affect America’s standing in the world?

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The Obama-Iran Deal: Anatomy Of A Disaster

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine Online
Monday, March 30, 2015

All the rumors from Lausanne indicate that the U.S. is on the brink of a disastrous deal with Iran over its nuclear weapons program.

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Interviews

Larry Diamond On The HuffPost Live

interview with Larry Diamondvia HuffPost Live
Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hoover fellow Larry Diamond says Tunisia is still a success, but notes that Tunisia is going through a tough period and needs security assistance and support.

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Victor Davis Hanson On WIBC

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Garrison (WIBC)
Friday, March 27, 2015

Hoover fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses what consequences may come from Iran having nuclear weapons.

Interviews

Jessica Stern On NPR (1:20)

interview with Jessica Sternvia NPR
Sunday, March 15, 2015

Jessica Stern, a member of Hoover's National Security & Law Task Force, explains the rise of ISIS and what it will take to defeat ISIS.

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The Libertarian Podcast – “Iran, the Treaty Power, and the Logan Act”

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, March 12, 2015

Richard Epstein examines the controversies between the White House and Congress on Iran.

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Blogs

Why The Letter To Iran Won’t End Well For Republicans

by Elizabeth (Lisa) Cobbs Hoffmanvia Great Debate (Reuters)
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

What happens when senators and congressmen go around a controversial president to communicate directly with the enemy? They undermine the stability of their own party — and the integrity of the nation.

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Blogs

More On The Senate’s Role In The Impending Iran Deal

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Iran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has responded here to the letter from the 47 Republican Senators, on which I commented yesterday.  Just as the Senators’ letter purported to school Iran on U.S. constitutional law of foreign relations, Zarif says that the Senators “not only do not understand international law, but are not fully cognizant of the nuances of their own Constitution when it comes to presidential powers in the conduct of foreign policy.”

Blogs

Non-Legal Agreements: Easier to Make, Easier to Break

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

If, as Marty and I just argued, the deal with Iran is a non-binding agreement under international law, then, as we stated, “there is little doubt about the President’s constitutional authority to make the deal on his own.”  I think Senator Cotton agrees.

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