Book Recommendations: Non-Fiction Books on Iran

If you cannot see this video, go here >>> AmyGetsLit:With tensions between Iran and the rest of the world reaching an all-time high, I created a list of non-fiction book recommendations on Iran. I've included books by individuals imprisoned in Iran because their experiences speak to systematic problems and the oppression of political voices. They also offer small details about every day life ...

Trump Administration Goes On Lying Spree

The Trump Administration has screwed up with Iran AGAIN! Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.

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The FT's Gideon Rachman examines whether the UK is being squeezed between Iranian and US interests that could push the country into military conflict.

Iran crisis: ‘CIA spies’ sentenced to death

If he becomes Prime Minister, Boris Johnson will immediately have to deal with the crisis over Iran and the deployment of a European-led maritime protection mission which the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced today. Tehran released footage it claimed showed the crew on board the British-flagged tanker that was seized in the Gulf on Friday, which Mr Hunt described as “an act of ...

Detained British Oil Tanker's Crew

Some of the 23 personnel stationed aboard the Stena Impero are seen working in the kitchen and sitting around a table, while others are visible near the windows on one of the decks, looking up towards an official stood in-front of them alongside a large pile of shoes. Those on-board the Swedish-owned, European-operated tanker are from India, Latvia, Russia and the Philippines - and all are ...

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Labour MP: Trump dragging UK into war with Iran

Shadow Justice Secretary Richard Burgon says "if we're not careful" we could be dragged into a conflict with Iran by Donald Trump.

Will tanker crisis affect PM election in UK?

Britain is considering imposing fresh sanctions on Iran following the seizure of the UK-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz. The warning comes as audio emerged of a tense exchange between British and Iranian navy officers. But what effect will the incident have on the Conservative Party election of the UK's next prime minister, and which Tory candidate is best to handle the...