Noam Chomsky: U.S. Has Been “Torturing” Iran for 60 Years, Since 1953 CIA-Led Coup (Video)

By Amy Goodman | Democracy Now | 01/10/20 | (Original air date: 09/11/13) In this web-only exclusive, MIT Professor Emeritus Noam Chomsky talks about the past 60 years of U.S.-Iranian relations since the 1953 coup organized by the CIA. “The crucial fact about Iran, which we should begin with, is that for the past 60 years notContinue reading “Noam Chomsky: U.S. Has Been “Torturing” Iran for 60 Years, Since 1953 CIA-Led Coup (Video)”

Conflicting Stories on Ukrainian 737’s Cause of Crash Seem to be Settling on Accidental Missile

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/09/20 Several hours after Iran fired 15 missiles into US operated military bases in Iraq, Ukrainian airline Flight PS752 crashed near Tehran mere minutes after taking off. According to Iran, one of the engines exploded and the pilot lost control of the plane. However, though they showed them intactContinue reading “Conflicting Stories on Ukrainian 737’s Cause of Crash Seem to be Settling on Accidental Missile”

Why Canadians Should Be Concerned About US War with Iran

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/08/20 | As Canada’s top military commander Jonathan Vance announced Candian military operations will be put on pause in Iraq in light of the Iranian missile attacks that hit two US bases in the region yesterday, perhaps it would be good for us, too, to pause and reflect onContinue reading “Why Canadians Should Be Concerned About US War with Iran”

Iran Threatens Attack on American Soil, White House

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/05/20 | Making a terrible situation even worse, Donald Trump defended his actions of assassinating Iran’s top General Qasem Soleimani by calling him a “terrorist leader” and declaring that “Iran has been nothing but problems for many years” before threatening further attacks if retaliation is exacted. Warhawk Pompeo’s “NotContinue reading “Iran Threatens Attack on American Soil, White House”

What Constitutes Fair and Unfair Criticism of Israel

By Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann, Wilfrid Laurier University | The Conversation | 12/09/19 | Canada recently voted at the United Nations for the establishment of a Palestinian state. At the same time, Canada reiterated its position that there were too many UN resolutions about Israel. Canada argued that these resolutions unfairly singled out Israel for criticism. Nevertheless, Israel’s ambassadorContinue reading “What Constitutes Fair and Unfair Criticism of Israel”