The campaign against President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal was never cool, calm and collected. But J.J. Goldberg argues that opponents have now plunged into a swamp of conspiracy theories, with conservative pundits openly accusing the president of anti-Semitism.572
Debaters know that when they are losing an argument, a good tactic is to change the subject. So it goes with the current accusations, completely untethered from reality, that President Obama is resorting to anti-Jewish “dog whistles” in his defense of the nuclear deal with Iran.13
Larry Cohler-Esses scored a coup with his reporting trip to Iran. David Harris congratulates him on the groundbreaking piece — and for resisting the temptation to jump to far-reaching conclusions about the future of the Islamic Republic.6
The Forward’s Larry Cohler-Esses is the first journalist from a Jewish publication to get to talk to ordinary Iranians in decades. Watch for yourself what they told him about Israel in this exclusive video.
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