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My Turn: The fantasy of 'American Exceptionalism'

...weren't reflected in our participation of the 1954 overthrow of Iran's democratically elected government. Instead of promoting...recalling how "American support for dictators, from the Shah of Iran to the Saudi royal family, has stoked discontent around the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-10/my-turn-fantasy-american-exceptionali
Opinion
Kurds key in fight against Islamic State

...countries, mostly Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Iran and Armenia. Sunni Muslims make up the...sizeable Shiite population, particularly in Iran.After the collapse of the Ottoman and...creation of these modern states, Iraq, Iran and Turkey each agreed against the creation...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-08/kurds-key-fight-against-islamic-state
Not For Web
My Turn: The U.S. needs engaged leadership

...American global leadership. We're seeing it in Russia's mounting aggression, including bombers once again buzzing Alaska; Iran's efforts to destabilize the Middle East and obtain nuclear weapons; and China's aggressive actions in the South China Sea...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-08/my-turn-us-needs-engaged-leadership
Opinion
My Turn: Who are Begich and Sullivan fighting for?

...trouble me. I'll add that I disagree with his stance on missile defense in Alaska, his efforts to impose new sanctions on Iran and his support for the recent Israeli military operation in Gaza. Begich has lost my vote in November. Sullivan offers more...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-14/my-turn-who-are-begich-and-sullivan-f
Opinion
Defeating the violence and ideology of ISIS

...Muslims who convert to Christianity or other religions such as the Ba'hai faith risk capital punishment in countries such as Iran and Saudi Arabia or mob violence and lynching in many others. Unfortunately, practices that deny Christians and other religious...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-14/defeating-violence-and-ideology-isis
Opinion
Iran minister, UN chief discuss nuclear issue

UNITED NATIONS - Iran's foreign minister and the U.N. Secretary-General...commend the efforts of the new government in Iran in promoting dialogue with the international...Rouhani, considered a relative moderate in Iran's hard-line clerical regime, exchanged...

http://juneauempire.com/edith-m-lederer/2013-09-20/iran-minister-un-chief-discus
US, Iran find common ground: Olympic wrestling

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - The caretakers of the Olympics...what has eluded diplomats: Galvanizing Iran and the U.S. on a common goal.Wrestling...alliance. But close cooperation between Iran and America would be an even more remarkable...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-02-20/us-iran-find-common-ground-olympic-wre
Sports
US, Iran find some common ground: Olympic wrestling

TEHRAN, Iran - The caretakers of the Olympics may have...what has eluded diplomats: Galvanizing Iran and the U.S. on a common goal.Wrestling...alliance. But close cooperation between Iran and America would be an even more remarkable...

http://juneauempire.com/brian-murphy/2013-02-20/us-iran-find-some-common-ground-
New president says Iran ready for nuclear negotiations

UNITED NATIONS - Iran's new president said Wednesday his country...Tehran's disputed nuclear activities.Iran has agreed to meet with six world powers...that stalled in April. The West suspects Iran is trying to build a nuclear weapon, something...

http://juneauempire.com/lara-jakes/2013-09-26/new-president-says-iran-ready-nucl
Today in History

...Washington that violence was "as American as cherry pie."In 1980, on day 267 of the Iranian hostage crisis, the deposed Shah of Iran died at a military hospital outside Cairo, Egypt, at age 60.In 1984, actor James Mason, 75, died in Lausanne, Switzerland...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-27
Local

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