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Iranian Hostage Crisis

Feelings of Marginalization by the PBS Documentary, 'Iranian-Americans'

Holly Dagres | Posted 03.05.2013 | World
Holly Dagres

I could not help but feel my parents' story was left out, as were many others: the interracial marriages of the Iranian Diaspora. We are the forgotten ones, often times frowned upon for not being Iranian enough.

Meet The Real-Life People Who Inspired 'Argo' Characters

Posted 12.28.2012 | Entertainment

Ben Affleck's "Argo" tells a taut version of the events surrounding the Iranian hostage crisis. At the center of his mostly true thriller are six Amer...

Argo: Intersecting Washington, Hollywood and Tehran

Janet Janjigian | Posted 12.20.2012 | Entertainment
Janet Janjigian

Argo, the gripping new Ben Affleck film, packs a 1-3 punch. The film dramatically connects the dots between people, power and intrigue running Washington, Hollywood and Tehran during the hostage crisis.

WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Says 'Argo' Goes Against Affleck's Own Views

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.11.2012 | Entertainment

Ben Affleck's "Argo" is currently the toast of Hollywood, as movie writers and critics stumble over themselves to praise at the based-on-a-true-story ...

A Goodbye to Warren Christopher

Mark Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark Steinberg

At a moment like this, the custom is to ask for a brief silence. But I'm pretty sure that's not what Chris would have wanted. I think he'd tell us to get on with solving the life's next problem.

Ben Affleck, George Clooney Teaming Up?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

After rousing success with one hostage film, Ben Affleck may be set to take on the biggest hostage story of the 20th century. According to The Holl...