Matt Duss and Patrick Christy discuss the efficacy of an attack on Iran’s nuclear program.Play entire video
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On Foreign Entanglements, Patrick argues that the US should "max out" sanctions on Iran. Matt says sanctions are having impact, but wonders whether they're changing Iran's nuclear calculus. They debate the credibility of US threats, including how Syria's possible use of chemical weapons affects Iran's behavior. Can Iran—or the US Congress—actually accept a deal? And would a strike on Iran's nuclear facilities be the inevitable first step toward regime change?
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case challenging Christian prayers before town council meetings. Sarah Posner talks to Eric Segall, who argues that a moment of silence is the appropriate solution. Play entire video