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Are there really only two options on Iran?

Are there really only two options on Iran?

Ever since negotiators finished work on a nuclear agreement with Iran, President Obama and his aides have been fending off critics with a recurring refrain: What's the alternative? "There's no alternative that you or anybody else has proposed," Secretary of State John F. Kerry lectured Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) last week. "What's the alternative?" Kerry asked earlier. "Go to war now?" In a column recently, I wrote that U.S. officials considered this their "killer argument." But Kerry was exaggerating. Plenty of conservatives have proposed alternatives to Obama's Iran deal — and not just war. The simplest option —...