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Bahrain's Interior Ministry has hired the heavy-handed former police chief of Philadelphia and Miami.
The Israeli right's assault on democracy could remove the obstacles to an attack on Iran.
The United States is going ahead with an arms sale to Bahrain despite Congressional opposition and criticism from human rights observers.
TomDispatch tries to get us to see things from Iran's point of view.
The U.S. nuclear-weapons program is awash in nuclear-warhead triggers.
The United States makes a weak case for the possession and use of nuclear weapons.
Women bear the burden of the violence that is convulsing Mexico.
Iran scores low on the West's unspoken rationality and ethics indexes.
The Republican National Committee adopted a resolution that's pro Israeli annexation of Palestinian territories and con an Israel-Palestine two-state solution.
Perhaps the only way for the West to keep an eye on Iran's uranium enrichment program is to stop objecting to its continuation.