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  • Boehner's invitation to Netanyahu to speak about Iran to Congress has caused a major backlash and partisan war
    Backlash over Boehner's Netanyahu Congress invite continues as Democrats rebel
    From the moment, Speaker of the House of Representative John Boehner's office announced on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 that the speaker had invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of Congress there was a...
  • Some Democrat senators support Iran sanctions
    Democrats support Iran sanctions much to Obama's chagrin
    However the Obama administration attempts to spin the facts, it has become common knowledge that lawmakers who back tougher economic sanctions on Iran–if the latter fails to stop its plans to become a nuclear state–have gained support...
  • Kirk-Menendez re-introduce bill for Iran sanctions
    Kirk-Menendez re-introduce bill for Iran sanctions Update
    U.S. Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) yesterday introduced S. 269, the Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act of 2015, this new bill is co-sponsored by 16 Senators from both sides of the aisle. Negotiations are still ongoing with the...
  • Russia expands cooperation with Iran and bi-lateral trade in plans for new bank
    Russia expands cooperation with Iran and bi-lateral trade in plans for new bank
    First it was a new military agreement, then came a partnership for direct bi-lateral trade. And now on Jan. 28, Russia and Iran are working out the arrangements for a new bank that will aid and facilitate their prior deals in allowing direct trade...
  • Auschwitz liberation
    Auschwitz Liberation@70: Never Forget, even Obama Democrats
    Seventy years ago today on January 27, 1945, Soviet forces - allied with the United States in WWII against Nazi Germany and advancing towards Berlin on the Eastern Front as American, French and British troops advanced from the west after the...
  • Iran ends use of the dollar and begins bi-lateral trade in other currencies
    Iran ends use of the dollar and begins bi-lateral trade in other currencies
    Since the U.S. has had near absolute control over the global financial system for the past 70 years through its position as the keeper of the global reserve currency, the dollar can and has been used as a weapon to force other nations to succumb...
  • Iraq celebrate AC2015 Quarter Final win
    Iraq stun Iran with shootout win
    Iraq have stunned their local rivals as they managed to advance to the Asian Cup semi-finals for the second time in three tournaments. It came on a penalty shootout as Iraq won the shootout against Iran 7-6 after a thrilling 3-3 draw at Canberra...
  • Not so simple
    Has Mark Levin Gone Postal?
    The voter that thinks for himself doesn’t really let friends, even family, but more so people speaking on behalf of vested interests and personal prejudices to guide his overall thinking and approach to trying to make sense – if it is...
  • Protesters agains violence
    Sunni and Shia Muslims at war in Yemen
    The Yemen situation today is helping make clear the complexity of Middle East policy and the necessity for a comprehensive strategy and change in foreign policy by the U.S. government. Here are some necessary changes with implications, followed by...
  • President Hassan Rouhani
    Red Congress usurps the President: Invites Netanyahu to speak
    Here is a problem that the White House characterizes as a protocol issue. John Boehner, Speaker of the House, has invited a head of state, Benjamin Netanyahu from Israel, to address the legislative body. If Americans were watching, there was...
  • Iran celebrate v UAE AC2015
    Stoppage time goal sees Iran top Group C
    The latest of goals sealed Iran top spot in Group C in the Asian Cup as a stoppage time goal gave Iran a 1-0 win over UAE at Brisbane Stadium on Monday night. The match put two undefeated teams together which sees UAE’s first defeat of the...
  • Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gives his address to world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly on September 26, 2012 in New York City.
    Iran forced to cancel its space program, dashing Ahmadinejad’s astronaut dream
    The War is Boring blog reported on Saturday that the Islamic Republic of Iran has been obliged to cancel its nascent space program. This development means that former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s dream of being the first astronaut...
  • Iran celebrate v Qatar AC2015
    Iran send Qatar packing
    Qatar’s run to the Gulf Cup Championship has proved utterly meaningless when it came to the big stage as they have found themselves eliminated from the Asian Cup with a match to spare. It came thanks to a 1-0 loss to Iran at Stadium...
  • Democrat Senator Robert Menendez speaks against Obama
    Harsh words exchanged as White House and Congress debate Iran economic sanctions
    The harsh words exchanged between Barack Obama and the Senate’s ranking minority leader, Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) in Baltimore this week forced the president and his senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, into panic mode.The White House...
  • Iran celebrate v Bahrain AC2015
    Iran put in solid performance to beat Bahran
    Iran got their Asian Cup campaign started in the right fashion as they managed a 2-0 win over Bahrain at Melbourne Rectangular Stadium on Sunday night. The result could well prove vital, with the all gulf-state Group C bound to be tight this win...