Belle Chesler: Defunding Children — A National Crisis of the Soul

Lobe Log: The Path To War With Iran Is Paved With Sanctions

The Independent: Saudi Arabia carries out 'chilling' mass execution of 37 people for 'terrorism offences' [A] divided country after the ‘defeat’ of Isis

Jpost: Netanyahu: 'I will name a Golan town after Trump'

the hill: UN passes sexual violence resolution after reported US veto threat - The beacon of ?!?!??!?

politico: Mueller report exposes diminishing power of Trump denials - Diminishing?!?!? I guess you didn't watch Sarah Sanders denials of he lie

latimes: Saudi Arabia beheads 37 people, mostly minority Shiites, convicted of terrorism - Allies to be proud of

politico: Furious Trump orders officials to boycott Correspondents' Dinner - I can't face so much humiliation

politico: Kushner: Mueller probe was 'more harmful' to U.S. than Russian election interference - Would love to hear a logic to this argument that is fact based

aljazeera: Iran's parliament approves bill labelling US army as 'terrorist' - Responding to stupid policy by another stupid policy

American Foreign Policy Council: Reforming U.S. Persian Language Media - A preliminary Assessment

thedailybeast: White House Orders Official Not to Comply With Dem Subpoena Over Security Clearances

businessinsider: Trump reportedly thinks that the Mueller report is an existential threat and that the only way out is a relentless attack on everyone involved

CHRI: Detained Defense Attorney to Be Tried on Four Charges for Peaceful Activities

Radio Farda: Long Jail Term For Iran Rights Defender Confirmed - 12 Years To Serve

Radio Farda: Georgia Denies Thousands of Iranians Entry Visas

Radio Farda: Israel Deployed ‘New Missile’ Against Iranian Target

Forbes: Trump's Ending Of Iran Waivers Could Have Major Impact On Oil Markets

Bloomberg: Saudis Pledge to Ensure Oil Supply if Iran Exports Collapse