The Deal with Iran: How to Make Lemonade out of Lemons

It is always perilous to predict what future historians will say. But regarding the nuclear deal with Iran, it is likely historians will observe the remarkable fact that at the moment of its greatest weakness, Iran’s enemies suddenly reversed course. In the name of enticing it not to build nuclear weapons, they dismantled years of carefully built economic and political sanctions, saved its crumbling economy, and empowered the regime against its domestic and foreign enemies, including the West itself.

  • Hannita

    Oh, so true!

  • Hard Little Machine

    Let’s say there really is a Renaissance in relations with the west and hundreds of billions of dollars flows into Iran. The left here will be the first ones to scream ‘colonialism’ when KFC opens chicken stands in Tehran. In exchange though, we’ll get nuked so to them it’s an equal trade.

  • WalterBannon

    Future historians will say Allah Akbar, because our muslim invaders will be the only ones left alive after they are done with their jihad and genocide against us.

  • Surele Surele

    Thomas Wictor’s take on the deal: