Four Iranian gay men are due to be executed for sodomy under their nation’s Shari’a laws, Pink News is reporting. The four men — identified by the Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran … Continue Reading Just another day in Iran
Like father, like son: Oliver Stone’s Son, Defender of Ahmadinejad, Converts to Islam He said criticizing the Iranian government is “like someone coming to your house and saying the father … Continue Reading The useful idiot doesn’t fall far from the tree
When he’s not keeping silent on his regime’s jailing of artists who support the country’s reform movement, Iran’s deputy culture minister Javad Shamaqdari is defending directors who claim sympathy to … Continue Reading Iran has a culture minister?
Looks like Russia won’t be enabling Iran any longer.
The hack director of a fawning new documentary about Hugo Chavez just told Larry King that in Venezuela “you can say anything you want.” Bullshit! The Board of the World … Continue Reading Oliver Stone, useful idiot and shameless propagandist
Well-timed, as the anniversary of Iran’s rigged election approaches. See it on HBO or right here — just watch.:
Andisheh frames it well: Will sanctions convince Iran to give up its nuclear fuel enrichment program? Don’t be silly. Of course it won’t. Sanctions, schmanctions. Iran has been living with … Continue Reading Iran and reality
Forget unemployment, global warming, health care or even Afghanistan. The biggest challenge facing Barack Obama in 2010 and beyond is how best to navigate the unrest in Iran. Saber rattling … Continue Reading it’s all about iran
Iran’s corrupt and oppressive regime will fall. Recorded 12/27/09: Andrew Sullivan has ongoing coverage of the latest upheaval in Iran. Curiously, Drudge has nothing.
Iranian anti-government protesters ask Obama: Are you with us or with them?
Mahmoud Vahidnia, a student from the prestigious Sharif university and winner of the International Math Olympics, recently confronted Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei during a rare question-and-answer session: “Why can’t anyone … Continue Reading your new hero
Those yearning for a third term by Dick Cheney must be sadists or masochists. Or both. If Cheney had indeed been calling the shots, we’d be mired in THREE quagmires. … Continue Reading have they forgotten?
Most Iranians — including several high-ranking clerics — don’t view Ahmadinjead that way, but Obama spokesman Robert Gibbs apparently does. Iranian patriots are pissed, and so am I. Time to … Continue Reading the “elected leader” of iran?
At least 100 reformers have been killed in Iranian prisons. They were the lucky ones. Some prisoners say they watched fellow detainees being beaten to death by guards in overcrowded, … Continue Reading what happened to the protesters?
As you’d expect: “On the first day, while blindfolded, the interrogator took me to a parking garage. They kept everyone standing for 48 hours with no permission to sleep. On … Continue Reading detained in iran