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1979 Revolution

We All Helped Suppress the Egyptians -- With Our Taxes. So How Do We Change?

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

Very few Westerners would praise a murderer and sell him weapons. Very few Westerners would beat up a poor person in order to get cheaper petrol. But our governments do this abroad all the time.

Iran's Nuclear Crisis: Why ICC Ratification Could Help Ease Tensions and Avert War

Sam Sasan Shoamanesh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sam Sasan Shoamanesh

Increasing sanctions coupled with a record of reliance on aggressive language, inflexible positions and the overhanging threat of war have only served to toughen Iranian resolve.

Scare Us with 'Silence' Not with 'Death', says Iranian Student

Mahmood Delkhasteh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mahmood Delkhasteh

The 31th anniversary of the 1979 revolution will test the movement. The words of the student choosing death over silence are perhaps those of a generation determined to reclaim its society and freedom.