Topic: Edward Said
Abolhassan Bani-Sadr, the first president of the Islamic Republic of Iran after the 1979 revolution, says that by falsifying, misrepresenting, and taking critical facts out of context, the Academy-Award winning film 'Argo' delivers a pro-CIA message at the cost of the Iranian people and history.
The US has long been concerned about Iranian influence in Syria, which serves as the main conduit through which Iran sends weapons to Hezbollah and Hamas. Now, that influence could grow.
04/14/2011 09:50 am
The intervention of Saudi forces has escalated tensions between Bahrain's protesters and the country's Sunni rulers, leaving at least one dead and drawing criticism from Iran.
03/15/2011 04:39 pm
01/24/2011 03:58 pm
On July 4, remember Solzenhitsyn's words: 'Art serves to battle lies and preserve the moral history of a society without the transitory and debasing rhetoric of bureaucrats.'
07/03/2009 01:00 am
The Jewish ethical tradition means embracing Palestinians, too.
01/02/2009 12:00 am
Obrad Savic targets the next generation with a message about breaking accepted Balkan stereotypes.
06/27/2008 01:00 am