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Monday, Oct. 8, 2012

Ben Affleck dramatizes rescue of Americans in Iran

The mob that gathered outside the U.S. Embassy in Teheran, Iran, to demand the extradition of the Shah, who had fled to America for cancer treatment as his regime crumbled, burned flags and effigies and punched...
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012

Iranian film is a strong Oscar contender

A Separation, which has already earned three prizes at the Berlin International Film Festival...
Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010

Republicans look to block nuclear weapons treaty despite its benefits

Nuclear weapons treaties are like currency exchange rates—always vitally important to the national interest, but often stunningly dull, not to say impenetrable. Yet Washington has suddenly been jolted awake by Republican threats to stall if not kill...