Reproducing a twitter thread for those who don't use the birdsite:
12. What will get lost in all this bickering and drama and tragedy and spectacle is the fact that all of this was AVOIDABLE.
That Trump inherited a reigned-in Iran, that he set in motion an escalation to war because he thought it would benefit HIM.
(Again, all credit for this thread goes to Mikel Jollett on the birdsite)
Faith Collapsing is a host set up by me (Steven Saus) with the same sensibility of the BBS I ran back in the 1990s - I set it up for me, but folks I personally know are welcome to join if they like.