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Trump's embarrassing circus of Iran policy failure

Future historians, gazing at our era from the comfort of their oceanfront Nevada houses, will ...

Building cohesive societies: Southeast Asian states take on gargantuan challenge

Several Southeast Asian governments and social movements are seeking to counter mounting ...

Red earmuffs

Abutorab Naficy 1914-2007 Red earmuffs I saw my red earmuffs again. I was sitting on Big ...

Iran and U.S. : Mired in the Past

Iranians view the Trump administration as another iteration of American duplicity in seeking ...

Russia joins Gulf states in coaching Sudans military

Russia has emerged as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates silent partner in assisting ...

Bakhtiar Family Letters

Image:Paree practicing her Persian in a letter to Abol in 1948. On the publication of the ...

Maoism in Iran (part 3)

In order to understand destructive idea of Mao, it is imperative to understand Marx's world ...

Russian Iranian strains raise spectre of US-Israeli-Russian deal on Syria

With Israel set to hostan unprecedented meeting of the national security advisors of the ...

Clerics and entertainment seek to bolster MbS's grip on power

Apublic apologyby a prominent Salafi scholar sheds a light on Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin ...

Chant Iran!

A bas relief of Emperor Valerian standing at the background and held captive by Shapur I found ...

Soccer emerges as the Gulf crisis's potential icebreaker

It was on the soccer pitch that 2022 World Cup host Qatar definitively shrugged off the ...

Thoreau in Walden: Free, like the cypress

Henry David Thoreau lived for two years (1845-47), two months, and two days by Walden Pond in ...

Defying authority: Arab, Russia and Pakistan protesters learn lessons of 2011

Demonstrators in Sudan, Algeria and nations beyond the Middle East such as Pakistan and Russia...

Civilisationalism: Ignoring early warning signs at one's peril

A controversy about a University of British Columbiainvitation to a Chinese advocate of forced ...

Association for Iranian Studies: No more male-only panels

TheAssociation for Iranian Studies has agreed to adopt a gender diversity policy that puts an ...

Debut

Majid and Azad 1988 Los Angeles Debut What am I doing in this nightclub Among these young ...

Saudi Arabia banking on Muslim and Arab summits to strengthen its hand. Don't believe the hype

* Strongly worded statements are the most likely outcome given the divisions in the region ...

170+ Iranian Women Activists Condemn Sanctions and Threats of War

CHRI: More than 170 members and supporters of Iran’s women’s movement have signed a ...

Saudi religious moderation: How real is it?

Meet Mohammed bin Abdul-Karim Al-Issa, the public face of Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin ...

Retired US military leaders urge Trump not to go to war with Iran

This letter was coordinated by the American College of National Security Leaders, a consortium ...

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