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Why the US Fears a Peaceful Iran?

Now that the chaos and violence in Iran has died down, some US politicians have jumped into the fray with their human rights shenanigans to try to stir up more disorder and sustain violence.

France’s yellow vest movement and the grand debate

French President Emmanuel Macron’s efforts to calm the “yellow vest” movement and find a way to address the issues by holding a so-called grand debate can be a good case study for those who seek solutions to social upheavals. The French…

What Is The US Role In The Hong Kong Protests?

I first met Jason Lee when he was promoting jazz concerts in his hometown of Hong Kong. More recently, he has been sending me Facebook messages about the Hong Kong protests. You would think that a relatively prosperous, 43-year-old Hong…