Iran’s young people

In this BBC radio interview, three Iranian college graduates speak out about the current situation in Iran, voicing their concern for women’s rights and the Islamic Republic’s restriction of internet access to the misguiding phrase “Islamic fascism” and Iran’s image abroad. It is the Iranian people who can help us the most in this current … More Iran’s young people

Fighting for peace…

Some good news to report out of Sri Lanka…the government forces have made headway into the rebel-held Tamil Eelam mini-state, although it has cost the lives of almost 700 soldiers. Because the fighting has gotten so intense, the government has ordered all Aid workers out of the country. While the LTTE may be in its … More Fighting for peace…

Back to reality

These past few days, the presidential campaigns, as well as the American media have been overwhelmingly focused on the economy. Today’s violence in Yemen should remind everyone that there are even more frightening things to worry about than the prospect of another buyout or the Dow losing 200 points. That is all serious stuff–but for … More Back to reality