Why are the Neocons Still Around?

September 16, 2012 Topic: Domestic PoliticsIdeologyGrand Strategy Region: IraqUnited States Blog Brand: Paul Pillar

Why are the Neocons Still Around?

There is a conscious effort to get Americans to forget about certain past experiences—including the Iraq War.

An appropriate response to any expounding by neoconservatives today about policy in the Middle East is to issue reminders, loudly and often, about their recent record there.