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Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Dick Cheney’s Op-Ed And The Return Of The Neocon

Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney listens as his wife Lynne Cheney speaks about her book "James Madison: A Life Reconsidered" May 12, 2014 in Washington, DC. ( Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter Liz Cheney authored an op-ed in today’s Wall Street Journal with the subtitle “Rarely has a U.S. President been so wrong about so much at the expense of so many.” Dick Cheney is pictured here on May 14, 2014 in Washington, D.C. ( Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Architects and proponents of the Iraq War are now back with criticism of President Obama’s foreign policy.

Leading the group is former Vice President Dick Cheney, who co-wrote an op-ed with his daughter Liz Cheney in today’s Wall Street Journal. The subtitle reads, “Rarely has a U.S. President been so wrong about so much at the expense of so many.”

Gideon Rose, editor of Foreign Affairs magazine, discusses what neoconservatives are saying about President Obama and Iraq with Here & Now’s Robin Young.

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