Seymour Hersh and the Iranian Nuclear Standoff

[note: older topic, but still relevant. I didn’t want my link gathering to be placed behind a Blackboard wall]

In my College Writing class, we’re discussing the Iranian Revolution and how it transformed a country that basically tried to emulate the United States into one of the countries in the “Axis of Evil.” Recently in the news, there’s been talk about Iran now having nuclear technology and what the US had planned to do with it. In particular is an article by Seymour Hersh who claims that Washington had planned to take down Iran’s nuclear program using a nuclear weapon. Here are the articles I’ve gathered on this topic: