Obama’s Former Defense Secretary: Yeah, We Lied To The Israelis That We’d Stop Iran From Going Nuclear | Daily Wire:
"Rhodes himself admits, “We created an echo chamber. They were saying things that validated what we had given them to say … In the absence of rational discourse, we are going to discourse the [expletive] out of this. We had test drives to know who was going to be able to carry our message effectively, and how to use outside groups like Ploughshares, the Iran Project and whomever else. So we knew the tactics that worked.”
Worse, Rhodes admits it didn’t really matter whether the “moderates” are moderate at all, saying, "