Category Archives: Iran

Freedom Rider: Defend Iran!

Freedom Rider: Defend Iran! Wed, 01/25/2012 – 02:04 — Margaret Kimberley oil and resource wars | Iran | Republicans | Democrats Printer-friendly version   by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley “Americans can expect to see a presidential address within the next … Continue reading

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SOTU and a Destabilized Middle East

SOTU and a Destabilized Middle East from Informed Comment by Juan President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address treated the Middle East at several points, underlining the unusual importance of this region to the United States. Obama began by celebrating the end … Continue reading

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Iran Claims It Hacked Controls of Downed U.S. Drone

Iran Claims It Hacked Controls of Downed U.S. Drone from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Popout I’ve been hesitant and careful about entering into the debate about how the downed U.S. stealth drone came to crash … Continue reading

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Iran Reports Alleged Terror Conspirator Actually MEK Leader

Iran Reports Alleged Terror Conspirator Actually MEK Leader from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein I’ve been able to confirm with enough comfort level to publish the report from Iranian media that Gholam Shakuri, the alleged Iranian … Continue reading

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Parsi on U.S.-Iran Relations: ‘We Are On the Precipice of Major War’

Parsi on U.S.-Iran Relations: ‘We Are On the Precipice of Major War’ from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Some profound wisdom from Trita Parsi about the latest so-called terror plot and the state of Iran-U.S. relations … Continue reading

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Hamas Leader, Meshaal, Praises Abbas’ UN Bid for Statehood

Hamas Leader, Meshaal, Praises Abbas’ UN Bid for Statehood from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Khaled Meshaal, Hamas senior leader, endorses Palestinian UN statehood bid in face of opposition from Iran’s Ayatollah Khameini Hamas’s chief leader, Khaled … Continue reading

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What media coverage omits about U.S. hikers released by Iran

What media coverage omits about U.S. hikers released by Iran from Glenn Greenwald by Glenn Greenwald 22 people liked this (updated below) Two American hikers imprisoned for more than two years by Iran on extremely dubious espionage charges and in highly oppressive conditions, Joshua … Continue reading

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Iran Assassination: Melman Hints Israel Killed Wrong Man

Iran Assassination: Melman Hints Israel Killed Wrong Man from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Dariush Rezaei-Ochbolagh: did Mossad intend to kill him and get the wrong man? In reporting on the recent assassination of Iranian electrical … Continue reading

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Iranian Assassination: Israeli TV Report Hints of Mossad Culpability

Iranian Assassination: Israeli TV Report Hints of Mossad Culpability from Tikun Olam-תקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place by Richard Silverstein Israeli TV implies Iranian scientist, Darioush Rezaeinejad, murdered by Mossad Several days ago, yet another Iranian scientist was assassinated in the streets of … Continue reading

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Thinktank that promoted war w/ Iraq (& now Iran) was funded by Steinhardt, Saban, Bronfman, Feith and Marcus (of Home Depot)

Thinktank that promoted war w/ Iraq (& now Iran) was funded by Steinhardt, Saban, Bronfman, Feith and Marcus (of Home Depot) from Mondoweiss by Philip Weiss 1 person liked this  This is fabulous. Eli Clifton at Think Progress has blown the lid off the funding … Continue reading

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