Jews Are an Iranian Tribe – like Persians,…

What does it mean to be an “Iranian” tribe? The entire Iranian plateau and its bordering plains, extends from Euphrates River in the west, to the Indus River in the East, to the Oxus River…

5 Simple Truths that Prove Trump Does Not…

Trump did not win the popular voteIn the 2016 Presidential Election, Clinton received almost three million more votes (65,853,514 to 62,984,828). This gave Clinton a popular vote lead of 2.1% over Trump. The accepted –…

The End of the Oil Age

Not an April fool. Gasoline is back under a buck in many parts of the U.S. The Oil Age has powered the world for well over a century. There have been two general schools of…

5 Snide Terms That Confirm Britain’s Century Old…

Iranians have a long list of historical grievances against the British. Yes, the Brits never paid their contracted royalties on Iranian oil extraction i.e. they literally stole Iranian oil for over 50 years in the…

One Benefit of Sanctions: Iran Immune to Global…

Once again, the unthinkable has happened! Who ever thought the housing market would turn to garbage in 2007, rendering Mortgage backed securities contracts into toilet paper! Rendering every ‘close’ US ally virtually bankrupt – from…

Carving Up West Asia

I came across this map on display in the Smithsonian Library of Congress Museum. It says so much! This is one of the original maps used to carve up the Middle East after World War…

With Trump, The US Empire Stands for Nothing

The American Empire has no compelling ideology anymore. Yes, all empires need an ideology to function. Why? Because for empires to function, everyone-everywhere must dance to the same beat.  Imagine UPS with their people in…

Ten Ways Covid 19 (Corona) Will Forever Change…

1.0 Paper currency will be eliminated: As the Chinese government continues its effort to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus, the country’s central bank told media it was going to begin literally cleaning its…

TOP 10 REASONS TO BELIEVE THE WUHAN VIROLOGY…

“We are not only fighting the virus but also against conspiracy theories,” said.[1] a spokesman for the Wuhan Institute of Virology,[1] “conspiracy theories only create fear, rumors, and prejudices.” He was trying to crush an idea…

TOP 10 REASONS TO BELIEVE THE US IS…

“We are not only fighting the virus but also against conspiracy theories,” said a Chinese government spokesman. “conspiracy theories only create fear, rumors, and prejudices.” But when you start looking at the claims on the…

The Middle East Isn’t Worth It Anymore

Wall Street Journal: Last week, despite Donald Trump’s repeated pledge to end American involvement in the Middle East’s conflicts, the U.S. was on the brink of another war in the region, this time with Iran.…

How Iran Got Sucked Into the Yemen Civil…

It is crucial to first under the historical background to Yemen’s Civil War. North Yemen became a state after the end of the Ottomans in 1918 (WW1). Much like Palestine, South Yemen was part of…

Why We Must Denounce Iranian Lawmaker’s $3 Million…

Yes, we know. This past week an Iranian lawmaker (Ahman Hamzeh) reportedly offered a $3 million bounty for the assassination of President Trump and called for the country to produce long-range missiles less than a…

10 Reasons Why We Were ALL Manipulated by…

Before you say – oh here’s someone with a tin foil hat on or a conspiracy monger – just take a few moments and consider many baffling elements of Suleimani’s death. None of it makes…

US is Collapsing, So Let’s Start a War…

Modern day Americans have never experienced a total collapse, only peripheral crises and crashes. Thanks to Hollywood, many in the public are under the delusion that a collapse is an overnight affair. They think that…

Why Would Trump Kill an Important American Operative…

So, you do not believe the United States when they say Suleimani has always been an enemy?  Well yes, he was a surprisingly important operative in the region, carrying out important strategic objectives for the…

Trump, the Idiot, is Being Played on Iran

On Sunday, the Trump administration launched airstrikes against the Kataib Hezbollah militia’s forces in Iraq and Syria, killing 24 people and wounding 50. This was reported as a US retaliation against the Kataib Hezbollah, firing…

How Iran Was Swindled Out Of $3.2 Trillion

Underlying the one-year anniversary in mid-August of the signing of the ‘Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea’ is one of the greatest oil industry swindles in recent years. When representatives of the…

Middle East Must be Halfway to the Far…

Its far to someone. The Far East that is! And the Near East must be near to that same person, no? And then the Middle East must be in the middle of that person’s view…

Persian Gulf Reference in Two Old Maps Owned…

About 30 minutes south of DC’s Virginia suburbs is George Washington’s Plantation or Estate on the Potomac River, called Mount Vernon. He indirectly inherited it through family but ended up developing the estate into a…

The West’s Role in the Shah’s Overthrow

Deposed shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi left Iran in the face of a popular revolution and passed away nineteen months later from cancer. Did the shah's illness and the West's awareness of it play a role…

Netanyahu’s Iran Strategy Is a Total Failure

Seen today, Netanyahu’s decade-long reign has left Israel more isolated than ever before in its struggle against an Iranian regime that perceives the Jewish state as its main regional enemy. by Uri Bar-Joseph Benny Miller…

The Iranophobia Industry is Bad for America (and…

Inflammatory Iranophobic comments by America’s political elite are part of a much broader institutionalized Iranophobia within America’s government. Iran (and Iranians) as the ‘great evil’ in the Middle East is a socio-political construct meant to…

Wrong vs Right

This guy (Ollie North) who worked at the NSC wore a military uniform to testify, to then pretend to “ break the law to fight communism“ on national Television, while in fact covering up a…

Every Single Day, there is an Article About…

Like most Iranian-Americans, I have a news feed on Iran. Yes, I know, not everyone has a feed but most Iranians I know, get similar information through their facebook or Yahoo or google feeds (in…

Iranian students barred from US: lost money, broken…

On 9 September, Milad Aghajohari and much of his extended family piled into cars and drove six hours from Isfahan to Tehran’s international airport. The 22-year-old was on his way to California, set to start…

Most Americans unaware that as U.S. manufacturing jobs…

Manufacturing jobs in the United States have declined considerably over the past several decades, even as manufacturing output – the value of goods and products manufactured in the U.S. – has grown strongly. But while…

Why Can’t Trump and his allies leave Iran,…

It is common knowledge that Iran has a defense budget less than the cost of one U.S. aircraft carrier. It is also common knowledge that Iran has not invaded a country or started a war…

10 Reasons Why Israel is Now Less Secure…

There is a morbid fear of Iran and Iranians in the West, driven largely by Israel’s Prime Minister, Bibi Netanyahu’s (now multi-decade) anti-Iran policy designed to promote Israel’s security. This is ‘good’ domestic politics in…

Without the UK, the EU is smaller than…

What does Brexit mean for the rest of the EU? Whether Britain’s departure is a boon or a burden for the country’s economy is a hugely contentious issue in the UK, but the effect on…

Trade war drives Manufacturing out of China –…

Trade war drives Manufacturing out of China – but Not back to U.S. Japanese motor supplier Nidec recently said that it will move some production out of China, joining Panasonic and other companies, including Chinese…

Khomeini was Carter’s Bitch

This past week I had the misfortune of responding to Javad Zarif’s tweet “66 years ago today, a coup instigated by the US and the UK overthrew the democratically-elected Government of Iran. This atrocity followed…