Issues & Events

  • A step towards presidential dictatorship

    A step towards presidential dictatorship

    Feb 19, 2019 17:05

    US President Donald Trump’s proclamation of a state of national emergency on the southern US border is a frontal assault on constitutional norms and democratic rights in America.

  • Leader: Islamic Revolution enters 2nd grand phase on 40th anniversary

    Leader: Islamic Revolution enters 2nd grand phase on 40th anniversary

    Feb 19, 2019 10:44

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  • Leader: Islamic Revolution enters 2nd grand phase on 40th anniversary (1)

    Leader: Islamic Revolution enters 2nd grand phase on 40th anniversary (1)

    Feb 18, 2019 11:12

    Last Monday on the occasion of the grand 40th anniversary celebrations of the victory of the Islamic Revolution in Iran on which millions of enthusiastic Iranians took to the streets in a festive manner to express support for the Islamic system of government, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in his keynote address to the nation, enumerated the achievements of the country and gave guidelines for more spectacular progress in the coming years.

  • Trump re-sets the sail for U.S. nuclear supremacy

    Trump re-sets the sail for U.S. nuclear supremacy

    Feb 17, 2019 10:19

    While for many the scrapping of INF at the hands of Donald Trump is a symbolic revival of cold war geo-politics, there are many important differences, which strongly indicate there is much more to it than meets the eye. Salman Rafi Sheikh, research-analyst of International Relations and Pakistan’s foreign and domestic affairs, has more in an article titled “Trump re-sets the sail for U.S. nuclear supremacy.”

  • Leader: Death to the US means death to Trump, Bolton, Pompeo and their ilk

    Leader: Death to the US means death to Trump, Bolton, Pompeo and their ilk

    Feb 16, 2019 09:53

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in his annual address to air force personnel on February 8 (Bahman 19) on the anniversary of the air force commanders’ historic pledge of allegiance in 1979 to the Father of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Khomeini (RA), lauded the capabilities of Iran’s aerial defenders to thwart any hostile design by the enemies.

  • Trump such a fool on climate, how can 'global warming' tweet not be a troll?

    Trump such a fool on climate, how can 'global warming' tweet not be a troll?

    Feb 15, 2019 09:26

    The US president who shocked scientists and lay persons alike by exiting his country from the Paris Climate Accord has been the butt of bitter criticism in view of the record plunging temperatures in the American Midwest that Common Dreams writer in her article, say: “Donald Trump's climate-trolling is such obvious outrage bait that you almost want to ignore it, but it's also self-provided evidence of one of the most significant ignorance crises of his presidency.”

  • US silent as 7-year-old boy brutally murdered by Saudis

    US silent as 7-year-old boy brutally murdered by Saudis

    Feb 15, 2019 09:15

    When will Saudi Arabia and Wahhabism be called to account for its human rights abuses? This question is posed by UK-based journalist Catherine Shakdam in her article for Citizens for Truth, titled: “US silent as 7-year-old boy brutally murdered by Saudis”.

  • GM makes $11.8 billion in profits while closing plants, eliminating 14,000 jobs

    GM makes $11.8 billion in profits while closing plants, eliminating 14,000 jobs

    Feb 15, 2019 09:10

    General Motors made $11.8 billion in profits in 2018, according to a company statement. This included $10.8 billion in North American earnings last year and a 9.5 percent profit margin in the final quarter. These giant profits were announced as GM accelerates it plans to shut five factories in the US and Canada and destroy more than 14,000 jobs.

  • Venezuela: The straw that breaks the empire's back?

    Venezuela: The straw that breaks the empire's back?

    Feb 15, 2019 09:04

    For the past weeks, Venezuela has turned into one of the top news as the US has started its regime change policy once more for numerous reasons. Peter Koenig, an economist and geopolitical analyst, has dealt with the issue in his article titled, " Venezuela: The straw that breaks the empire's back??"