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Trump Goes Full Chomsky

Noam Chomsky should be proud of Donald Trump’s performance at Monday’s joint news conference with Vladimir Putin. Over the decades Chomsky has won legions of fans, mainly half-erudite college students, who imagine reading the MIT professor’s books is the key to secret knowledge about how the world really works.

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PODCAST: To Russia with Love

Podcast: Russia, Congress, and Mueller.

We try to figure out what on earth the president wants from or wants to give to Russia on this podcast. And what Congress is doing. And what Peter Strzok was doing. And we let you know how you can attend our first live podcast on July 30! Email podcast@commentarymagazine.com for tickets and information.

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The Only Country with No Right to a Normal Foreign Policy

Glaring hypocrisy.

The news that Hungary’s prime minister will visit Israel next week has sparked outrage from liberal Jews both in Israel and abroad. Opponents raise two main objections. One would be serious if true, but it doesn’t seem to be. The other is sheer hypocrisy–and it’s an excellent example of the way liberal Jews routinely hold Israel to standards they apply to no other country on earth.

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The Iranian Terror State Targets Europe

The Iran deal haunts its sponsors.

In a rare lucid moment in January 2016, then-Secretary of State John Kerry admitted that the Tehran regime would use some of the funds from the Iranian nuclear deal to fund terrorism.

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