Post Archive

June 16, 2009

What are we to make of the new poll that supposedly shows a decline in American support for Israel? According to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency,...

Photos and videos from Iran show its cities on fire, its skies smudged with smoke. Surely not every street is aflame. Blogging and other forms...

Nico Pitney is doing an outstanding job covering developments in Iran at the Huffington Post. Below is an email he received from a reader named...

If you parse Barack Obama's statements, and the talking points spouted in recent days by his surrogates all over Medialand, Blogostan, and Universitopia, you could...

The terrific folks at NOW Lebanon weigh in on the upheaval in Iran and what it means for their country: Wouldn’t it be fitting if the...

Those who insist the Iranian uprising in is only taking place in the liberal middle class enclave of North Tehran may want to watch this...

The moderate cleric Ayatollah Montazeri, whom the Iranian opposition wants to install as a temporary “Supreme Guide” until a new constitution is drafted, issued a...

Alexander Pope decried the American Indian's "untutor'd mind" that "Sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind." But Pope never encountered the Indian Health...

Tehran Bureau posted a telephone interview with a woman in Iran who witnessed the Basij militia opening fire with live bullets on demonstrators. The unarmed...

David Brooks sketches out the path to victory in the healthcare debate for Obama: feel-good dog-and-pony shows, Congressional wrangling, and a "set of all-night meetings...

There is a debate breaking out in this country over President Obama's extremely cautious and passive statements about what is unfolding in Iran; his assertion...

Iran's Guardian Council says it will "recount" the votes, though they were never counted at all and likely won't ever be counted. The BBC says...