Tagged: iran protests

No Shortcuts in Iranian Struggle for Human Rights

No Shortcuts in Iranian Struggle for Human Rights

The massive demonstrations in Iran have set off a frenzy among the hawks of the world who seem to believe that violence can be the antidote for violence. These hawks are impatient, unschooled people...

Why is Congress Playing into Khamenei’s Hands?

Why is Congress Playing into Khamenei’s Hands?

John McCain (photo below, right) knows exactly what he’s doing. He is trying to force an armed confrontation with Iran. That’s why his International Republican Institute has been covertly fomenting trouble there. That’s why...

What TV Pundits Don’t Tell Us About Iranian Protests

What TV Pundits Don’t Tell Us About Iranian Protests

I wonder whether the people who pontificate endlessly on those 24-hour news channels in America are uninformed, misinformed or simply want to mislead their viewers in order to implement some hidden agenda. My suspicions...

America Must Beware of McCain! He is Dangerous Even in Defeat

America Must Beware of McCain! He is Dangerous Even in Defeat

Television screens in the United States are brimming over with scenes of violent protest (like the one at right) smuggled out of Iran, and the talking heads are muttering over President Obama’s cautious “response”...