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PBS NewsHour Coverage of Suleimani Assassination, by Mike Madden

On January 25, 2020 Mike Madden gave the following speech at a protest of Trump’s actions in the assassination of Suleimani, inciting a possible war with Iran. American bias in US media coverage* has been obvious for a long time: America has interests, Iran has ambitions. America has allies, Iran has proxies. America has a […]

Ibrahim Hirsi> Congressman Keith Ellison warns Iran invasion would have “catastrophic effects”

Congressman Keith Ellison warns Iran invasion would have “catastrophic effects” “Ellison expressed a strong disagreement with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address last month to the United Nations General Assembly.” BY IBRAHIM HIRSI, TC DAILY PLANET  October 24, 2012 U.S. Representative Keith Ellison (D-MN) was among a group of panelists speaking October 19 to a crowd of people […]

Noam Chomsky> The US and Israel, Not Iran, Threaten Peace

The US and Israel, Not Iran, Threaten Peace by Noam Chomsky  Published on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 by Common Dreams It is not easy to escape from one’s skin, to see the world differently from the way it is presented to us day after day. But it is useful to try. Let’s take a few examples. The war […]

Glenn Greenwald> The true reason US fears Iranian nukes: they can deter US attacks

The true reason US fears Iranian nukes: they can deter US attacks GOP Senator Lindsey Graham echoes a long line of US policymakers: Iran must not be allowed to deter US aggression Glenn Greenwald  guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 2 October 2012 10.27 EDT Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad sits with his delegation before addressing the UN General Assembly in New […]

Dick Cheney’s Halliburton “sold nuclear technology to Iran”

Occupy Canada Dick Cheney’s Halliburton “sold nuclear technology to Iran” http://bit.ly/vsG6Q Senate hearing on foreign subsidiaries of U.S. companies dealing with Iran Halliburton, the notorious U.S. energy company, sold key nuclear-reactor components to a private Iranian oil company called Oriental Oil Kish as recently as 2005, using offshore subsidiaries to circumvent U.S. sanctions. This clip […]

Tomgram: John Feffer, The Dumbing Down of American Foreign Policy

Tomgram: John Feffer, The Dumbing Down of American Foreign Policy Posted by John Feffer  September 6, 2012  TomDispatch.com Think back to the election of 2008. Do you remember how one candidate had it easy?  He had eight years of abject failure to run against.  Eight years that included the launching of two dismal wars, the creation of […]

U.S. Public “Brainwashed” to hate Iran, President of Veterans for Peace

U.S. PUBLIC “BRAINWASHED” TO HATE IRAN, PRESIDENT OF VETERANS FOR PEACE SAYS “We have to reach out to the global community and get them to put pressure on the U.S. to prevent war against Iran.” posted by ValentineAnthony on Tue, 2012-08-14 As the World Sleeps By Sherwood Ross,http://www.astheworldsleeps.org MIAMI, FL — The president of a veterans’ anti-war organization […]

Glenn Greenwald> State-dominated media and Iran

State-dominated media and Iran BY GLENN GREENWALD     APR 5, 2012       Salon.com Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stands beneath a portrait of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.  (Credit: Reuters/Caren Firouz)  The New York Times this morning is prominently featuring a long article documenting the Terroristic aggression of Iran, as evidenced by that country’s attempts to exert influence […]

FAIR> Iran and the Threat of Not Having Future Wars

Iran and the Threat of Not Having Future Wars 02/03/2012 by Peter Hart  FAIR The conventional understanding you get from the media is that Israel is worried that a nuclear-armed Iran would pose a serious threat to the country’s existence. Is that really what’s happening, though? Another interpretation is that Iran might want nuclear weapons […]

David Swanson> Why Not Attack Iran?

Why Not Attack Iran? By: David Swanson    Thursday January 5, 2012 11:57 pm Fire Dog Lake The push to attack Iran has been on for so long that entire categories of arguments for it (such as that the Iranians are fueling the Iraqi resistance) have come and gone. At DontAttackIran.org we’ve been collecting the arguments for and against […]