Pahlavi Futurism: FM2030

One little known aspect of the old regime of the Pahlavi Shah of Iran was the interest in futurism. While one result was abolition of the Islamic veil, other aspects included a commitment to nuclear energy (the Bushehr Nuclear Power complex was started with American assistance), carving Parisian style boulevards through the traditional cities of […]

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What the September 2017 Travel Ban Will Look Like

https://cis.org/Huennekens/What-September-Travel-Ban-Will-Look Center for Immigration Studies What the September Travel Ban Will Look Like By Preston Huennekens on September 28, 2017 On Sunday, September 24, the White House unveiled a new set of travel restrictions for eight countries: North Korea, Syria, Iran, Chad, Yemen, Libya, Somalia, and Venezuela. The restrictions for each country vary from total […]

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Iran War: Who Exactly Wants It?

Here is the letter demanding war with Iran, signed by many Neo-Cons and several retirees. (As for the retirees, if this is the quality of their judgment, they are better off spending their time watching the NFL and cheering when the millionaires take the knee.) It demands the abrogation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of […]

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