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.
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”.
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?
National Review’s smugly rewritten “history lesson” by Josh Gelernter countering the accepted narrative about the 1953 coup in Iran, the Shah and Mossadegh was so flimsy, even they had to concede fault after we corrected them.