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  • Rose Water
    Rosewater
    If this film teaches nothing else it makes clear the concept that one must always be extremely careful of what they say in a public forum such as a television show because people do watch and they do listen and they always interrupt things in...
  • Young Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu
    Netanyahu warns Obama: Both Islamic State and Iran must be defeated
    Israeli PrimeMinister Benjamin "BiBi"Netanyahu appearing on United States television on Sunday said he wholeheartedly supportedPresident Barack Obama and the U.S.-led coalition's military action against the Islamic State of Iraq and...
  • Iran negotiations
    Iran negotiations: Executive branch negotiates and the Senate ratifies
    In the American political system, the Executive branch negotiates treaties such as the Iran nuclear deal, however the outcome must be ratified by the Senate before it becomes binding in law. All parties know this.Therefore, it is advised that real...
  • Leaders urge Congress to rebut Iran nuke talks and agreements they may produce
    Leaders urge Congress to rebut Iran nuke talks and agreements they may produce
    On Friday, the Center for Security Policy released a letter signed by 17 prominent security policy practitioners and other national leaders denouncing the Obama administration’s conduct of the nuclear talks with Iran and the seriously...
  • Russian aircraft
    America in reverse: Russians full throttle
    With Republicans strutting in Washington representing a half-baked government, America’s enemies are having a field day. It isn’t mischievous nor isn’t a game. Take the Russians, for instance. What have they done lately? Here is...
  • Rosewater
    'Rosewater' manages to rise above some flaws with a strong leading performance
    It's happened to all of us at one point or another, we've had a joke go bad on us, however never quite like this. "Rosewater" is a poignant tale about the civil liberties and right to due process that we take for granted in a...
  • Rosewater
    Journalist Maziar Bahari talks about social media and making 'Rosewater'
    In 2009, Iranian/Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari went to Iran to cover the country’s presidential election for Newsweek. However, Bahari found himself detained for 118 days where he was brutally interrogated after Iranian authorities...
  • US Embassy crisis in Iran
    White House renews state of emergency against Iran
    Wednesday evening, President Barack Obama renewed a state of emergency against Iran despite recent talks aimed at ending America’s nuclear dispute with Iran’s Islamic government. In 1979, in response to the hostage crisis, US President...
  • Putin and Obama Dance At APEC Summit
    Putin and Obama Dance At APEC Summit
    Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S.President Barack Obama have tip toed around each other for the past three days. You can see the strain in the relationship between the two men and the countries as well. Both men have been at odds for some...
  • Syrian Kurds battle ISIS
    Foreign policy front and center
    Foreign policy has been a large part of the Obama presidency. It was the Republican’s foreign policy that broke the bank. Invading Iraq was a huge mistake that had precipitous consequences.Barack Obama wanted to pull back from the Middle...
  • Barack Obama
    Obama's secret letter to leader of Iran draws suspicion
    The campaign against ISIS in the Middle East has continued and many are wondering what the next steps will be. After news broke that President Obama sent a secret letter to the leader of Iran, unanswered questions are now lingering.The United...
  • Glenn Beck
    Obama 'blinked' in his confrontation with Iran, say counterterrorism analysts
    Despite the United States' policy of not negotiating with terrorists, in his tenseconfrontation with the leaders of Iran,the world's largest supporter of global terrorism, over the creation of nuclear weapons and sponsoring terrorist...
  • Supporters of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei parade his picture at Tehran University, on June 19, 2009 in Tehran, Iran
    Obama's secret letter to Iran's Khamenei raises fears of appeasement deal
    The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday that President Obama wrote a letter in secret to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei in October to stress that the United States and Iran have shared interests in fighting ISIS. The president also...
  • Iran's Uranium Stockpile To Be Sent To Russia
    Iran's Uranium Stockpile To Be Sent To Russia
    Iran has tentatively agreed to send its uranium stockpile to Russia to be turned into fuel rods. The negotiations between the United States, Iran, and five other nations have been trying to reach an agreement that would curtail Iran's nuclear...
  • Ghoncheh Ghavami volleyball: British Iranian woman jailed for viewing volleyball
    Ghoncheh Ghavami volleyball: British Iranian woman jailed for viewing volleyball
    Ghoncheh Ghavami, a 25-year-old British Iranian national, was jailed for trying to watch a men’s volleyball game in the capital city of Tehran. Ghavami attempted to attend the game in June as part of a protest, was arrested for &ldquo...