Khāmene’i Advisor: IAEA Barred from Inspecting Iran’s Military Sites

As the Iranian state-run outlet PressTV reported on September 12, the Islamic Republic of Iran has barred the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) from inspecting the country’s military and nuclear sites. Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior foreign policy advisor to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khāmene’i, flatly rejected an IAEA inspection request on Monday made as part…

Why are We Here? Berkeley’s “Free Speech Movement” Was a Fraud

As another academic year begins, all eyes should be on Berkeley — one of the great modern amphitheaters of the nation-wide war between academic freedom and “academic justice.” Surely more controversial figures will seek to speak there — will they be cordially welcomed as they should be? The events of the previous year are the…

Catastrophe, catastrophic… The media coverage, that is.

First there was Irma — the hurricane / cyclone of this century or every century, churning the Atlantic, fed by warm water, devouring and spitting out in small pieces everything that stood on smaller islands like St. Martin and Barbuda. Irma grew to Category 5 and some forecasters were predicting a category 6 might have…