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"Iran has dropped its pretense of benign intent. It has used the passing time to disperse, diversify, conceal, and protect its nuclear centers. But [the U.S.] cannot prevent this through military means—unless it is willing to commit itself to all-out war. Realism about Iran starts with throwing out any plans to bomb," — James Fallows, the Atlantic. Fallows was one of the few writers to predict the chaos in Iraq and to warn against it. He's earned our trust. Read what he has to say.

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