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IRAN: THEY THINK WE'RE GREAT! (Part 4)

Welcome to Part 4 of my 4-part series, Iran: They Think We’re Great! in which I look at the history of US-Iran relations and attempt to explain how we got where we are today: each on the other’s shit list. 1,555 more words

How a Hunger Strike in Iran Spells Trouble for Hassan Rouhani

A relatively stable period in Iranian politics came to an end this week when one of the country’s main opposition figures announced he would go on hunger strike to protest his detainment under extrajudicial house arrest since 2011, piling pressure on… 597 more words

A “Green Tide” Engulfs the Dominican Republic

In “A ‘Green Tide’ Engulfs the D.R.” Amaury Rodríguez (NACLA) analyzes Movimiento Marcha Verde —a growing social movement in the Dominican Republic that demands change in spite of “a history of repression, corruption, and impunity.” Here are excerpts from Rodríguez’s article (see… 572 more words

Environment

What you need to know about the UN Agenda 21 plan in New Zealand

The vast majority of New Zealanders and the world in general are so distracted by day to day busy-ness, reality television and sports that most are oblivious to the socialism creeping in at the local level through Agenda 21. 210 more words

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Giant Earth

The earth here

redeems itself in spring

stills itself

gazing graciously upon

the flight of cranes.

These lakes

now utterly thankful

sipping their own water… 59 more words

Pure Fantasy

The idea that the U.S. economy can be run solely with renewable energy — a claim that leftist politicians, environmentalists, and climate activists have endlessly promoted — has always been a fool’s errand. 276 more words

The Inflicted...

With massive environmental consequences looming, huge disparity between the rich and poor, human rights violations in many countries around the world, and so on, and so on… It is a trait of the human condition to be able to identify threats and issues around us, yet still struggle to make appropriate changes to our lifestyle in order to solve these problems. 150 more words

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