TRNN's Thomas Hedges talks to Trita Parsi of the National Iranian American Council and Matthew McInnis of the American Enterprise Institute who say that hardliners in Washington are not primarily interested in a nuclear-free Iran but regime change and how to incite it
The Senate Banking Committee advanced legislation last week that many see as a threat to negotiations between the United States and Iran. TRNN's Thomas Hedges speaks to Jamal Abdi of the National Iranian-American Council who says that failed talks could lead to armed conflict.
Russia will play a major role in a deal by ensuring that Iran complies with US
demands - and it has a lot of money to gain from it, says Gareth
Porter, the author of Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear
Unknown contents of President Obama's letter to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei of Iran under scrutiny by Republicans and the blogosphere as a historic deal nears, says Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council
Larry Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Collin Powell, says he is optimistic that the nuclear negotiations with Iran are 95 percent complete, but what does lifting sanctions really mean?
The idea of Iran as partner of the US in the battle against IS will not have sufficient political support in Iran, among the allies, or domestically, says Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council
On the 35th anniversary of the 1979 Iranian revolution, Scholar Hamid
Dabashi explains why even though a diverse set of forces overthrew the
brutal, CIA-backed Shah of Iran, in the end theocracy dominated, leaving
in the hands of plutocrats.
As preliminary Iran Nuke deal is finalized and set to go into effect next
Monday, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee(AIPAC) is pushing for
Congress to pass new sanctions against Iran which would violate and likely
nullify the historic agreement
Lawrence Wilkerson: If the US is serious about negotiating with Iran it must offer a
sanctions and a permanent end to sanctions once safeguards are in place - Iran has
forward and tell the IAEA everything about the past and present of their nuclear
Jeremiah Goulka, former RAND expert on the Mujahedin-e Khalq, says war hawks from Bush admin.
and some Democrats were paid by the group to advance its interests in DC and are being investigated by