November 9, 2012

Did CNN Bother Talking to Tehran?

Glenn Greenwald, The Guardian

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Its Pentagon reporter parrots significant, inflammatory government claims without an iota of skepticism or balance.

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TAGGED: Persian Gulf, Middle East, Pentagon, United States, Iran, CNN


October 31, 2012
Oil Rulers Toy with Armageddon
Hossein Askari, Asia Times
The conflict, repression, and vast disparities of wealth that mark out the Persian Gulf mock the religion of which it is the birthplace. The region's future is bleak, with Armageddon a near-inevitable endpoint of present trends.... more ››
November 7, 2012
Bahrain's Going Down in Flames
Michael Stephens, Foreign Policy
Violence is once again rearing its ugly head in Bahrain. The coordinated detonation of five home-made explosive devices in the capital of Manama on Nov. 5, resulting in the death of two people and the maiming of another, was not... more ››
November 4, 2012
Inside Israel's Nuclear Wargames
David Patrikarakos, The Telegraph
Israeli military leaders have conducted a war game simulating a strike on Iranian nuclear facilities, five days after the US Presidential elections. They concluded such an operation could be pulled off without plunging the whole... more ››