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Entries by Sam Sedaei from 03/2008

Obama on Israel: Change We Can Believe In?

| Posted 03.04.2008 | Politics

Some of Obama's comments reveal the biggest change he has undergone since he began his campaign: his language on Israel.

Memo for Google: It's called "Persian Gulf"

| Posted 03.11.2008 | Politics

The Persian Gulf has come to mean a whole lot more than just a name used to refer to a puddle of water. It has become a symbol of everything that Iranians have been left with to remind them of who they used to be.

I Didn't Move Here From Iran for Superdelegates

| Posted 03.14.2008 | Politics

I have come to learn that America's promise for democracy about which I had heard so much in the streets of Tehran seem to come with a number of footnoted disclaimers I couldn't read from afar.

The End of a Political Eclipse

| Posted 03.21.2008 | Politics

By not demonizing Rev. Wright, Senator Obama showed exactly the trait we need in our next president. It's time to have a president who listens, and not just to those who agree with him, but to those who disagree.

The Price of Loyalty

| Posted 03.27.2008 | Politics

The mentality is, "if I don't get my best choice, I'm going to pick my worst." If this is how some want to exercise democracy, they will have no legitimate right to show up at war rallies three years after McCain's election and complain that they deserve better.