For those of you who look to Middle East savant John Oliver for your Iran coverage

THE TOWER
Dismantling the Myths of John Oliver’s Pro-Iran Deal Speech
by Julie Lenarz
April 25, 2018

The deadline for President Donald Trump to re-certify the Iran nuclear deal is looming on May 12th. On Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver detailed the “long-term and potentially irreversible” damage of allowing that agreement to fall apart. The Israel Project identified Oliver’s main arguments in favor of the JCPOA and explained the shortcomings in his analysis. Myth 1 Minute 5:55 Oliver suggests that “Iran’s President Rouhani is relatively moderate.” Wrong: Rouhani is not a moderate. He’s just a less extreme extremist. READ MORE

NEW YORK POST Trump shouldn’t give in to Macron’s Iran deal request

JNS A tale of two speeches “In his speech to Congress, Macron criticized Trump’s policies as much, if not more than, Netanyahu attacked Obama’s. But while Netanyahu’s address was widely seen as an affront to the U.S. government, the media cheered Macron

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