Alan Bock, author of the weekly column Eye on the Empire for Antiwar.com, discusses the question of whether the U.S. will attack Iran, the hurdles put up by the military brass, the dismal shape of the military, the likely disaster to unfold in the event of war, William Odom, the shaky relationship between Russia and the U.S., how Russia may react to an attack on Iran and the debacles of American intervention throughout Africa.
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Alan Bock is a columnist and the senior writer for the editorial page at the Orange County Register and writes the weekly column, Eye on the Empire for Antiwar.com. He is the author of Ambush at Ruby Ridge as well as Waiting to Inhale: The Politics of Medical Marijuana.