As in the Cold War, racial inequality discredits America in view of its enemies like Iran, which relishes the propaganda opportunities. When black lives matter, the U.S. image in the world will benefit, and tyrants and human rights abusers will be discredited.
Is war “Christian”? Famed Republican ad executive and preacher’s son Bruce Barton probed this topic in his still relevant 1951 column “The Wrath of God”.
Fidel Castro examines the CIA coup that overthrew Mossadegh in Iran in three June 2010 columns. The Cuban dictator bashes Obama, Israel, nuclear hypocrisy and Western imperialism in his column, “Reflections”.
CIA propaganda intended for the Iranian media depicting Premier Mossadegh as a power-mad dictator guilty of violating freedom of speech and assembly, and “illegal arrests, torture and detention”.
A 1962 memo by a Kennedy administration official warned the U.S.-backed Shah of Iran could fall anytime. How to keep pulling the strings in Iran — keep propping him up, or find an alternative and abandon him completely?