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Young Iranians were back out on the streets in Tehran on Monday night (July 20) after almost a month’s hiatus. They were there again on Tuesday, despite the fact that there were...
Tony Blair (or “the Winston Churchill of our times,” as he was known in the Bush White House) is not going to be the first president of the European Union. And Iceland isn’t going...
"The incidents in China are, simply put, a genocide. There's no point in interpreting this otherwise," said Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyib Erdogan on July 10. He was talking...
This is how the human race does business. What the G8 Summit in Italy decided to do about climate change last week was much less than is necessary, but the very best that a...
Speaking in Moscow on July 7, United States President Barack Obama was the very soul of reasonableness. The U.S. and Russia must cooperate to stop the proliferation of nuclear...
It has been 42 years since homosexual acts were legalized in Britain. A Labour government did that, of course, but now even the Conservatives have jumped on the bandwagon. The...
Venezuela”˜s president, Hugo Chavez, has declared that any attack on his country's embassy in Honduras will lead to war between the two nations, and I can't help wishing that the...
"The Dalai Lama equals non-violence, and without him there would be violence," Lhadon Tethong, executive director of Students for a Free Tibet, said a couple of months ago. In...
The grisly video of 26-year-old Neda Agha-Soltan dying in a Tehran street, shot down by a government thug, has already been seen by millions of Iranians. If the protesters...
By the end of this month, all U.S. military forces will have withdrawn from Iraqi cities. Effectively, the U.S. war in Iraq is over. Was it worth it? There are two quite...

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