Saturday, December 15, 2018

80 results for 'iran'

Link TV....Television without Borders lives up to its claim.

By Steven Lane, published on Sep 9, 2007

...The original program and Peabody Award winner, "Mosaic" features selections from daily TV news programs produced by national broadcasters throughout the Middle East. The news reports are presented unedited and translated, when necessary, into English. See what countries like Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian National Authority,Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, United Arab Emirates and other countries are reporting as the real news. It's a totally different perspective. There is "World Music" that features artists and music videos from... (more)

Tags: iraq, new york, nasa, medicine, music, israel, iran, japan

Now Vick's Getting Sued

By Ed Attanasio, published on Aug 14, 2007

...Michael Vick, facing federal charges related to his alleged participation in dog fighting, has been hit with a "$63,000,000,000 billion dollar" lawsuit filed by a South Carolina inmate who alleges the Atlanta Falcons star stole his pit bulls and sold them on eBay to buy "missiles from Iran," FOX News has learned. Jonathan Lee Riches filed the handwritten complaint over "theft and abuse of my animals" on July 23. Riches alleges that Vick stole two white mixed pit bull dogs from his home in Holiday, Fla., and used them for dog fighting operations in Richmond, Va. The complaint... (more)

Tags: atlanta, nfl, iran

Gas Prices, is Chavez trying to manipulate them?

By manny osborne, published on Jul 22, 2007

... Venezuela bought 53 helicopters and 24 Sukhoi airplanes plus 100,000 Kalashnikov from Russia expending an estimated of 3,000 millions of dollars. Washington not only have refused to sale parts to the old F-16s, but when Chavez tried to buy airplanes from Brazil and Spain Washington pressured the two governments to stop the transaction. Chavez's Oil Reserves Venezuela 313,000 millions of barrels, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Abu Dhudai, Iran and Qatar have 676,000 millions of barrels, so we are going to see Chavez for a long period of time trying and manipulating oil prices and hurting our pockets. (more)

Tags: new york, iran

Senator Sheehan? Where's My Gun?

By D. E. Carson, published on Jul 9, 2007

... the United States, but the other end MUST BE OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY. I’m yelling here in the hopes that some of you who like to follow Cindy Sheehan like lemmings to a cliff will listen before she takes you on over. If the conversation begins in the United States and ends in Afghanistan or Iran, then yes, the conversation should be tapped because you never know if someone is plotting another bombing of an airport (can you say Glasgow, Scotland?). Why do I want this program to be left alone? Frankly, I’m not real thrilled about watching Americans get slaughtered at an airport ... (more)

Tags: iraq, iran, education

Darband: A Bomb Iranian Restaurant In LA*

By Reza B, published on May 26, 2007

Nestled snuggly on Ventura Boulevard between Tampa and Winnetka sits one of Los Angeles’s best Iranian restaurants: Darband. The restaurant carries the name of a lush green mountain valley in the Alborz Mountains, known for restaurants that offer excellent cuisine and unparalleled ambiance. While Darband restaurant is not in a mountain valley, but rather in “the Valley,” it does not fail to live up to its’ namesake’s reputation for quality. I’ve tried almost every Iranian/Persian restaurant in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Chicago, New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco—yes... (more)

Tags: los angeles, new york, san francisco, restaurant, iran

Climbing the Ladder with Literacy

By Deleted User, published on May 24, 2007

...Wells Fargo Bank and Whole Foods, the library’s workplace literacy program provides an opportunity to move up in the world by learning English. “I know how difficult it is to advance…I know what it is not knowing enough,” said Mayor Jimmy Delshad, who was born in Iran and is the first Iranian-American mayor in the United States. In a speech to about 100 guests during the program’s 13th annual luncheon in April, he also paid specific tribute to Martinez. “It’s really the individual who makes a program like this work,” he said.... (more)

Tags: environment, restaurant, iran, education

My Least Favorite Beach Boy

By Matt Weston, published on Apr 21, 2007

...American casualties were reported during McCain’s visit. The delegation indeed proved Baghdad security is sound for those intrepid enough to move about for sixty-minutes with a heavy military escort. While on a campaign stop in South Carolina this week, McCain sung the words “Bomb Iran” to the Beach Boys’ tune “Barbara Ann” in response to a question about potential military action to thwart Tehran’s suspected build-up of nuclear weapons. Campaign spokesman Matt David said the question was put light-heartedly and McCain was trying to bring... (more)

Tags: movie, iran, traffic

Hollywood's 300 vs. Iran's 69,000,000

By Reza B, published on Mar 15, 2007

A little background before I begin... In 1935 the Shah (King) of Iran, Reza Pahlavi, decided that, in order to distance himself from the failings of the previous Qajar Dynasty, he would change the ancient name of Persia to Iran (a word derived from the word Aryan—or Ariya in Farsi, the official language of Iranians). From that moment on, Persians were no longer called Persians; rather they became the first Iranians. The Persian Empire—at least in name—was gone, and in its place rose Iran. Flash forward seventy-two years to 2007 and we find ourselves in the midst of yet another struggle... (more)

Tags: los angeles, religion, movie, terrorism, hollywood, iran

The Case Against The Case Against Iran

By Reza B, published on Feb 22, 2007

I want to predicate my article by saying that nothing is more offensive to me than an offensive war, and that no one should have the means, through nuclear, or other weapons, to erase human civilization from this world. Also, I'm not writing this article to support the regime in Iran no one wants to see a free Iran more than I. IF I SUBMIT TO AN IRRATIONAL STATE OF TERROR, CAN I EVER BE SECURE? Sure, there is a war against "terror," and sure the world is not as "secure" as it once was, but what do the words "terror" and "secure" mean anyway? The United States is a country with a long... (more)

Tags: iraq, israel, iran, united states, iranians, us foreign policy, iranian people

For Prime Minister Olmert and Likud leader Netanyahu, Iran must take center stage

By Daniel Smajovits, published on Dec 2, 2006

...Prime Minister, and Likud Party leader Benjamin Netanyahu which shook the foundations of the L.A. Convention Center. Keeping in line with the overall theme of the conference,"One People, One Destiny," Netanyahu warned the audience gathered from all over North America and the world that if Iran is not taken seriously, the destruction of Israel is only the first step in the plan of Iran's Militant Islamic government. "[The West] think this is a Jewish problem they [Iran] don't hate the West because of Israel, they [Iran] hate Israel because of the West." Netanyahu stated that the world... (more)

Tags: israel, iran, netanyahu, nuclear weapons in iran, olmert

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