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Iran Has a Bitcoin Strategy to Beat Trump

By Tanvi Ratna, Foreign Policy: In narrow terms, the economic sanctions imposed by the United ...

Trump’s most baleful legacy? The end of trust in democracy and the rule of law

By Simon Tisdall, The Guardian: The charges against Donald Trump in his impeachment trial boil...

Drawing battle lines: Centre-right parties take on civilisationalism

The Centrist Democrat International (CDI), inan attempt to counter the rise of ...

Islamic Republic Has Made Iran a Target

The recognition that the Mollafia has deliberately made Iran a target for its own survival is ...

Iran crisis test drives fundaments of Trump’s foreign policy

At the core of US president Donald J. Trump's maximum pressure campaign against Iran lies the ...

Mohammad Shahab Dehghani Hossein

Outrage over Mohammad Shahab Dehghani Hossein's recent airport entry denial, and rapid ...

Trump Has an Iran Strategy. This Is It.

By Richard Goldberg, The New York Times: President Trump’s strategy to confront Iran is ...

Iran is increasingly using missiles in its military operations — that's a problem

By Behnam Ben Taleblu, The Hill: “More important than a military strike, it was a ...

Question for JJ: What happened to Fred ?

I didn't always share his views but he was vocal on this site. Wish him well.

Neither war, nor sanctions, are solutions in Iran

By Leila Arakami, The Toronto Star: I was surprised to meet Ghanimat Azhdari in Geneva last ...

Alternatives to War with Iran are Dwindling

By Robert E. Hunter,Responsible Statecraft: President Donald Trump and Iran's leaders, notably...

Flight 752?: There May be More to the Story

By Philip M. Giraldi,American Herald Tribune:The claim that Major General Qassem Soleimani was...

The Age of Open Assassination

Editor’s Note: The killing of Qassem Soleimani is only the latest U.S. killing of ...

The Wrong Track for Confronting Iran

By Vali R. Nasr, The New York Times: In the quick escalation of tensions and attacks between ...

The divisive legacy of Iran’s royal family

Miriam Berger, The Washington Post: Some in the Trump administration appear to be smitten by ...

China and India place risky bets on Muslim acquiescence to anti-Muslim policies

Last month’s Islamic summit in Malaysia failed to challenge with a bang Saudi influence ...

Iran’s leaders risk being overwhelmed by crises they created

The Economist:When Iran's military forces mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet it ...

The Middle East Isn’t Worth It Anymore

By Martin Indyk, Wall Street Journal: Last week, despite Donald Trump’s repeated pledge ...

Key Architect of 2003 Iraq War Is Now a Key Architect of Trump Iran Policy

Jon Schwarz, The Intercept: David Wurmser was a longtime advocate of war with Iraq in the Bush...

First Night

First Night byMajid Naficy In Memory of Fatemeh Chavoushi Last night was the first ...

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