Instead of resetting U.S. relations with Iran, Biden has mostly continued the course of aggression set by the Trump Administration.
America is back—to the same old, same old.
The victory of Ebrahim Raisi in Iran’s recent presidential elections may contain some surprising good news for the Biden administration.
Regardless of who is giving orders to U.S. bombers, we know that deploying U.S. troops, drones, and warplanes across the region does not provide safety or security for anyone.
We need a decisive break from the previous century of US policy toward Iran, which has been based on domination.
Authoritarianism has been on the march for years, but people powered revolutions are pushing regimes toward democracy on nearly every continent.
This latest surprise is incredibly dangerous and reckless for the future. It’s also cruel, heartless, and sadistic right now.
The U.S.-brokered pact makes no pretense of peace for Palestinians. Instead, it sharpens a regional coalition against Iran.
From Venezuela to Iran, Washington’s illegal and inhumane economic sanctions are putting millions of lives at risk.
Here are a few illuminating and emotionally resonant pieces by real Iranians on life under sanctions, the brutality of war, and the recent crisis.
Phyllis Bennis joins Democracy Now! to discuss the foreign policy section of CNN’s recent Democratic Debate.
Economic sanctions are not an alternative to war. They are an act of war, and they are devastating Iranian civilians.
The United States spent over 800 billion dollars on the war in Iraq, while social services and infrastructure crumbled at home.
As we spiral toward a confrontation between the U.S. and Iran, it’s worth reflecting on the failures to rein in U.S. aggression along the way.
The current crisis might be averted, but the longer U.S. war with Iran continues.