ISLAMIC REVOLUTION

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The Obama-Rouhani Playbook for Aspiring Tyrants

The charmless Ahmadinejad disrupted the mutually beneficial dynamic with his inability to strike the right balance between genocidal banter and diplomatic pillow talk. His unremitting anti-Semitism -- ringing with historical authenticity -- laid bare the pathological Jew-hatred of the Khomeinist creed, and amplified the threat of a unilateral Israeli response.
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Where Does a Canadian Degree Get You in Iran? In Prison

In the latest of a long list of crimes perpetrated against the Iranian Baha'i community, several graduates of Canadian universities have been detained and imprisoned for their involvement with the Baha'i Institute for Higher Education. Simply put, the persecution and prosecution of these Baha'i is a case-study of the systematic if not systemic character of Iranian injustice.