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Saying No to the Warmongers

Most Americans find it hard to recognize or understand their country’s permanent security state, in which elected politicians seem to run the show but the CIA and the Pentagon often take the lead. If Americans are to make the right choices in the coming months and years, this must change.

NEW YORK – The accord struck in Vienna to rein in Iran’s nuclear activities has warmongers fulminating. Citizens worldwide should support US President Barack Obama’s brave effort to outmaneuver them, taking heart from the fact that the signatories include not just the United States, but all five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany.