[Marxism] David Walsh Doesn't Get "A Scanner Darkly"

Yoshie Furuhashi critical.montages at gmail.com
Tue Jul 18 22:53:38 MDT 2006


On 7/18/06, Sayan Bhattacharyya <ok.president+marxmail at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/18/06, Yoshie Furuhashi <critical.montages at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Unless the Iranians can speed up their nuke production, we may be all
> > done in by the Israeli-American wars and military and economic
> > blowbacks against them in the next decade or so
>
> Today's NYT has an op-ed piece that argues against this possibility,
> arguing that the war has no change of spreading or becoming a broad
> regional conflict. I found the piece rather convincing on the face of
> it, but would like to hear counter-arguments to it. Here it is:
>
> New York Times
> July 18, 2006
>
> Op-Ed
> A Conflict That Will Stay Close to Home
> By EDWARD M. LUTTWAK

Luttwak is simply ruling out that Iran or Syria or both will widen the
war in this op-ed, but that's not what I'm worried about.  It's what
Tel Aviv and/or Washington might do that is worrisome.
-- 
Yoshie
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