VIDEO: In a careless segment on the 1953 CIA coup in Iran, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow attempts to explain U.S.-Iran history, but blows it with misleading and
In an audio interview, famous Iranian filmmaker Ebrahim Golestan recalls the violent 1953 coup in Iran, which he witnessed on that fateful day.
Britain’s Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has long crusaded for human rights and against war and aggression. While he deplores Iran’s behavior, he also opposes military intervention.
In 1951 students at Edinburgh University in Scotland nominated Iranian Prime Minister Dr. Mohammad Mossadegh, who always valued higher education, for the Rector position.
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?