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Ayatollah Ali Khameni

Sharing a Prison Cell with the (Future) Ayatollah

Houshang Asadi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Houshang Asadi

Khamenei and I had been cell mates together in 1974 at the Komiteh Moshtarak, a security prison used under the Shah, whom we had both opposed. This is a story I tell, along with others, in my memoir Letters to My Torturer.

Iran's Anti-Americanism Not Easily Undone With New US President

The Christian Science Monitor | Scott Peterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

"On that day when the United States of America will praise us, we should mourn," said Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, leader of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revol...

Hamas Is Largely to Blame for Israel's Gaza Offensive

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mitchell Bard

How is it that Hamas, a terrorist organization that refused to extend the truce and fired rockets at civilians on a daily basis, gets so much sympathy, with Israel condemned for defending itself?