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Podcasts from Spectator writers
The kabuki theater of America’s armed engagement in the region is undeniable
By Gil Barndollar
The president’s weird popularity with the military shows few signs of diminishing
The new NSA’s Romney boosterism is particularly funny today
The veteran presidential candidate’s plan to repeal and replace the AUMF makes perfect sense
War-war to jaw-jaw with Tehran?
Back to tit-for-tat in the Middle East
Trump and the troops
The negotiator or Bolton Lite? Reading Robert C. O’Brien
Mayor Pete’s shrewd sunset strategy
Trump climbs down on Iran
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