Opinion

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Nuclear deal with Iran would be historic achievement

Like all compromises, there may be parts of this deal that some Americans may like and others may not like.

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Iranian Communists back Kurds resisting ISIS

The Tudeh's view is broadly aligned with those of other left and progressive organizations in the region.

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Should Iran have the “right” to nuclear fuel?

There are any number of obstacles that could trip up the nuclear negotiations between Iran and the "P5+1," but the right to "enrich" nuclear fuel should not be one of them.

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Iran nuke deal merits support

The last minute nuclear agreement worked out in Geneva on Sunday between Iran and the six-powers group is an important first step and merits the support of all progressive, peace-minded people.

Iran, Israel and the U.S.: the slide to war

Wars are fought because some people decide it is in their interests to fight them.

Dispelling the war clouds over Iran

Within both the Obama and Netanyahu administrations, officials hold conflicting views.

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“A Separation”: revelatory film about life in contemporary Iran

The movie deserves its Oscar buzz as best foreign film. As with any good artistic experience, moviegoers are transformed as they watch.

Reader voices: Bellowing about Iran

I don't think there has been a day gone by in the past couple of years that there hasn't been a negative commentary in the media about Iran.

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The real Ronald Reagan on his 100th birthday

In 1984 Ronald Reagan proclaimed it was "Morning in America." But many of us knew that in reality he was ramrodding wage-cut policies that busted unions, undermined New Deal programs, and deregulated the banks and corporations.

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New chapter in U.S.-India relations

There is substantial symbolism in this week's visit of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the United States.