MoveOn.org is warning that the Republican-led Senate could be starting down the path to a new war in the Mideast.
Obama and the other world leaders backing the deal recognize that a stable Iran able to participate in world affairs can only be a good thing.
"This historic agreement will ensure Iran will not produce a nuclear weapon, making the U.S. and the world a safer place."
Iran and world powers sealed a breakthrough agreement Thursday outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program.
The coming to power of President Hassan Rouhani was sold, both nationally and internationally, as a turning point in the politics of Iran.
Each year, on Dec. 10 the world remembers the day in 1948 when all nations came together in Paris to sign the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
It is the Iranian mothers, wives and sisters who are paying the price for factional fighting inside the theocratic regime.
Bahareh Hedayat will be 32 years old next month. She looks likely to mark that birthday in prison unless the Iranian government can be persuaded to free her.
Powerful and wealthy opponents-from the halls of Congress to Middle East capitals-are maneuvering to torpedo negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program.
So Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has officially declared the end of the reckless round of adventurous rhetoric and foreign policy pursued by his country's Islamist regime in recent years.