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So it turns out that Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif doesn’t think Western leaders are idiots after all. Despite what some media reports have said (and what… 544 more words


Imposing a biased narative: Iran versus the United States and the United Kingdom

In 1979 the Islamic Revolution burst forth in Iran. The world was inundated with pictures & narratives of a medieval, murderous being on the march in the closing stages of the twentieth century. 1,312 more words


Tomgram: Patrick Cockburn, How to Ensure a Thriving Caliphate

Think of the new “caliphate” of the Islamic State, formerly the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), as George W. Bush and Dick Cheney's gift to the world (with a helping hand from the Saudis and other financiers of extremism in the Persian Gulf). 1,294 more words

Crimes Against Humanity

Will the King Go to War? It's Now or Never...

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L. A. Marzulli

As most of you know, I love maps. They can show us at a glance what is happening in any given area of the world and this map certainly does that. 1,120 more words

L. A. Marzulli

Want to study in Iran?

Iran is not exactly top of people’s list of places to either study or visit. The land of the mad mullahs (according to the tabloids) or part of the… 1,064 more words


Iran - Any tips?

I am planning a trip to Iran in October.

Have any of you been? Can you give me any advice/tips?