For Ali Khamenei, Trump Isn’t a Solitary Clown

January 20, 2020

The hardest part of publishing articles in the news is drafting the story’s headline. Headlines serve two essential purposes: to give a general idea of the subject that the article exposes and to trigger the reader’s curiosity or interest. Because the headline must be pithy, the second...

Iran’s Leaders Are Hypocrites

October 24, 2018

Iranian leaders use social media freely without censorship, yet the people are banned from doing so. Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, is known for being a moderate politician. He tweets regularly on world politics and expresses his opinion freely via social media. Ali Khamenei,...

The Passing of a Pragmatic Politician in Iran

January 17, 2017

President Rafsanjani lived a controversial life, but his basic efforts for Iran should not be forgotten. The death of Iran’s fourth president, Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, hit headlines on January 8. Having served from 1989 to 1993, Rafsanjani was unofficially dubbed the “general of...