THE ENERGY CLIFF APPROACHES: World Oil & Gas…

by SRSrocco As the world continues to burn energy like there is no tomorrow, global oil and gas discoveries fell to another low in 2017.  And to make matters worse, world oil investment has dropped 45%…

In the age of Brexit, Sanctions are a…

We are witnessing a revision of globalism as we know it. It is Trump, no less, that is walking away from TPP (trans-pacific partnership) and is speaking on the stump against NAFTA (the north America…

One point missed by Zarif in His Response…

Earlier this week, Mr. Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister published an article in an Iranian (English language newspaper) in response to a speech given by U.S. foreign secretary Mike Pompeo earlier this month. In his…

The dark psychology of dehumanization, explained

By Brian Resnick (edited by Baharmedia.net) As anti-Muslim rhetoric increases under Trump, more Americans are seeing Muslims as less than human. Many Americans will willingly admit they think other groups of people are “less evolved.”…

How Sanctions Feed Authoritarianism

By Peter Beinart (edited by Baharmedia.com) History empirically shows that economic pressure does change societies—but it mostly facilitates hardliners. Iran’s regime may be next. The United States has a long history of intervening overseas to…

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Iran Has Outmaneuvered the Trump-Saudi-Israeli Axis

By Juan Cole (edited by Baharmedia.net) Trump allegedly complained to Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that after the 2015 nuclear deal, the Iranians “think they can do anything they want.” Presumably Trump was referring to…

Russia is Iran’s Greatest Enemy (Marg bar Rusieh)

Iranians be careful.John Bolton visited Russia yesterday, and met with Putin. Trump now has a scheduled 'summit' with Putin. At the same time Russia and Saudi Arabia are increasing their oil production, and Iran's exports…

The idea of regime change in Iran is…

by Hamid Dabashi (edited by baharmedia.net) Iranians know too well their history to allow a US-Saudi-Israeli alliance to change the Iranian regime. In the immediate aftermath of US President Donald Trump's announcement on May 8…

Albania To House IS Fighters After Housing MEK…

by Anne and Massoud Khodabandeh (edited by BaharMedia) “Albania will become a coordination center for fighters returning from ISIS to the Balkans,” announced Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borissov during a joint press conference with Albanian…

Afghanistan’s Opioid Revenge

One in every five deaths in young adults is opioid-related in the United States: study Proportion of deaths that are opioid-related has increased by nearly 300 per cent in 15 years By Ana Gajic, Dr.…

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Dear America: Please Stop This Shit. Signed, The…

by Caitlin Johnstone (edited by Baharmedia.net) They want you arguing over who should and shouldn't be called a terrorist based on what ideology you subscribe to and what color the latest killer's skin was. They…

US is a First World Country with a…

One interesting outcome of the 2016 Presidential elections, was a revelation (for Democrats at least) and a confirmation for many (like me) that there are vast portions of the United States that are backward. The…

Roseanne Just Spilt the Beans: A Good Number…

Roseanne Barr is supposed to be a sharp, shrewd, Jewish-American comedian, with a hefty net worth.  She is an accomplished actor, and producer. So, when I read her tweet this past week attacking Valerie Jarett…

America Keeps Accidentally Helping Iran

By scrapping the nuclear deal, President Trump is following the established U.S. playbook of aiding Tehran. For decades, since the Iranian Revolution, the United States has engaged in a quasi-war with Tehran. Washington backed Saddam…

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The Heresy of Christian Nationalism

By John Pavlovitz God doesn’t bless America. That’s not how this works. I’m sorry to break it to you, Bible Belt Christians—but that’s just how it is. I know this kinda wrecks the convenient narrative…

Iran Must Have Regime Change, Because Trump and…

I still vividly remember Khomeini landing in Tehran, on an Air France 747 jet, chartered by the Government of France. Iranian’s legitimate effort to bring about democracy in the country (for the 3rd Time in…

US to Use IAEA for a False Flag…

Why would Tero Varjoranta, the deputy director general and the head of the department of safeguards of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) responsible for inspections of nuclear facilities in Iran resign? The answer is…

Mr. North: We Are Offended (Alleged Arms Trafficker,…

Well, well, well: we have an NRA press release announcing Oliver North's selection as its president. Oliver North’s background makes him in some ways the perfect choice for the modern NRA—whose primary activity, as its…

Real Jews are “Persians” and Iran is the…

Modern Judaism as expressed by the State of Israel, is a European creation. It carries many of the same brutal elements of European Culture – like an air of superiority (European snobbishness), moral and economic…

Iran’s Culture of Honor vs America’s Culture of…

East and West fundamentally misunderstand each other. It’s probably the source of most issues; and to some extent it explains constant inflammation and missteps on both sides. The differences are cultural. Generally speaking – most…

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The saddest thing is not poverty; it’s loss…

Jonathan Glennie Development is more than just achieving outcomes – it implies a different way of seeing the world and fellow human beings. In a world of poverty and injustice, who are the undignified? Is…

Britain’s Dark Shadow Over Iran

How was the United Kingdom complicit in undermining Iran’s budding democracy half a century ago? By Ray Takeyh In the years following World War II, Iran was a devastated country barely recovering from famine and…

What Is the Real Meaning of Dignity?

Few people realize it's extraordinary impact on our lives Donna Hicks, PhD At about the same time that I realized the powerful role dignity played in resolving conflict, I also became aware of something else.…

C.S. Lewis: Is Theology Poetry?

A quote from C.S. Lewis, worth posting: I am a democrat because I believe that no man or group of men is good enough to be trusted with uncontrolled power over others. And the higher…

Freedom “to” vs. Freedom “from”

In the United States, we place a high premium on freedom, and on the legal extension of that fundamental rights related to freedom and liberty. It is telling that the ‘right wing’ resistance to the…

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NETANYAHOO TO AGAIN CRY WOLF – BUT SOMETHING…

From Moon of Alabama.org U.S. President Trump wants to end the nuclear agreement (pdf) with Iran and wants to eliminated Iranian forces in Syria which support the Syrian government. Something is being prepared to make that happen.…

Religion as Political Tool in Iran

From the dawn of human history, religion has played a major role people’s life. Psychologists explain that the human need for religious beliefs springs from basic features of human cognition that assumes that agents cause…

True then, True now: There Are Only 2…

MICHAEL MANDEL, (OCT 25, 2011) We have only two ways out of our current global economic mess: innovation and inflation. And as the saying goes, we should hope for the best (more innovation) and prepare…

The War on Junk-Thought: 7 surprising graphics about…

ByEric Schulzke Hillary Clinton threw fresh fuel on the fire of post-election speculation about why Trump won the 2016 election, pointing to an array of causes ranging from Russian interference and former FBI director Jim…

The War on Junk-Thought: Trump Support Is Strongly…

By Emily Gaudette Data compiled and studied by a Redditor shows a positive correlation between a state's number of Trump supporters and high body weight. Hold onto your milkshakes, folks. Reddit user davedawg2000 constructed a…

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Someone Please tell Donald Trump to Stop His…

Trump’s recent attacks on Amazon imply that he really doesn’t know what currently ‘Making America Great’ is (and backing the US Dollar)! The eDollar has trumped the Petro-Dollar! Data is worth more than Oil! Someone…

Modern Day American Slavery Through Drugs, and the…

One of every 40 American adults cannot vote because of state laws that bar people with past felony convictions from casting ballots. Experts say racial disparities in sentencing have had a disproportionate effect on the…

The GOP Has Declared War on Democracy

Republicans are thwarting the will of the people. By Ari Berman “Both sides do it” is the narrative that somehow justifies the worst kind behavior and false equivalence spewed out in Washington. In fact, the GOP’s…