Tagged with Iran Supreme Leader

The Clerics vs. Modernity

Failure of the Islamic Republic’s Soft Power The Islamic Republic of Iran’s greatest fear is neither a military attack on its shadowy nuclear program nor a forced suspension of Uranium enrichment, but a cultural invasion in the form of Western modernity. As much as Tehran’s regime takes culture seriously, it misunderstands its nature, mechanisms and … Continue reading

Iran planning to cut internet access to rest of world

Iranians are already used to censors blocking Facebook, Gmail and foreign news sites, and being spied on with surveillance software purchased from Western companies. But the ambitious plans would go much further, blocking access to foreign-based social media sites and email. Instead, there will be an Iranian version of Facebook and a new email service, … Continue reading

Jihadist Junket

Three New York City sociology professors traveled all the way to Tehran earlier this year to badmouth their country in front of America’s Islamofascist enemies, the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) reports. All three are leftists who support the increasingly violent, anti-American, anti-Semitic Occupy Wall Street movement. The Iranian leadership and left-wing groups in … Continue reading

Iran: Tehrans attempts to deceive U.S.

Renewed Iran-West Nuclear Talks – Part II: Tehran Attempts to Deceive U.S. President Obama, Sec’y of State Clinton With Nonexistent Anti-Nuclear Weapons Fatwa By Supreme Leader Khamenei (MEMRI)By: A. Savyon and Y. Carmon*   Introduction An important element in the renewal of nuclear negotiations with Iran in the talks in Istanbul April 13-14, 2012 was … Continue reading

Khamenei: The Nuclear Decision-maker

This commentary appeared on PBS FRONTLINE on February 23, 2012. The fate of Iran‘s alleged nuclear weapons program—which now threatens yet another Middle East conflagration—rests in the hands of a single man: Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Iranians are now gripped by a sense that their nation stands at a precipice. The Islamic Republic faces … Continue reading

The Iranian Countdown

How many times does Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and its president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, have to publicly and loudly say that they intend to “wipe Israel off the map” and otherwise annihilate its Jewish population before the world takes seriously the murderous intent of Iran? How many negotiations between United Nations Atomic Agency personnel … Continue reading

Irans Genocidal ‘War Crime’ Regime: Legal Brief

On February 3, 2012, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Khamenei posted on his official website in English the exact English meaning of his February 2, 2012, Friday Sermon which he delivered in Persian. Khamenei’s “Official” website http://english.khamenei.ir//index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1581&Itemid=2 posted the following English text: Ayatollah Khamenei stressed: “Whenever we are involved, we … Continue reading