Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Iran”

Iraq Is Now Iran’s War Bride

And that’s why Tucker Carlson is more credible on foreign policy than his neocon critics

Posted July 15th, 2017

Playing A Bad Hand Badly

Senior US diplomat put on the spot about Mideast policy. It did not go well

Posted May 30th, 2017

Mohammad Goes Trump

Interventionist liberal NYT columnist causes Iranian man to join Team Donald

Posted May 17th, 2016

Hurting Ordinary Iranians, Hurting America Too

‘Can my sister be blamed if she becomes completely suspicious of the Americans?’

Posted January 5th, 2016

American Empire: A View From Iran

How Washington brought war and instability to one reader’s region

Posted January 4th, 2016

The Mideast War of All Against All

Sorry, but I was busy Friday morning with my dad’s doctor appointment, …

Posted March 28th, 2015

Uncle Sam: The Mideast’s Useful Idiot

Once more, into the breach while the region’s governments hold our coat

Posted September 11th, 2014

There Are No Good Guys In Iraq

Or if there are, we have no way to identify them. So …

Posted June 19th, 2014

Cosimanian Orthodoxy In Persia!

Wonder of wonder, miracle of miracles!: An Iranian man has broken the …

Posted January 12th, 2014

The Mideast Deluge

Things are going from bad to worse in the Middle East: But …

Posted January 5th, 2014

TV Ruins Local Culture

An Evans-Manning Award For Great Comment to commenter Mohammad, who posted this …

Posted October 21st, 2013

Of Moralism And Munich

“So this is our Munich moment,” Secretary of State John Kerry said …

Posted September 8th, 2013

Egypt, Islamism, & The Blood Calculus

David Rohde thinks the Obama administration has failed miserably in its response …

Posted August 17th, 2013

To Be Ashamed Of One’s Country

Last week I waited on a train platform in an Amsterdam suburb …

Posted June 9th, 2013

A Country With No Future

  See that photo? That’s Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad comforting the mother …

Posted March 12th, 2013

Humanity

This is a photo taken in Tehran yesterday. The man in the …

Posted January 22nd, 2013

Obama And Iran: Reckless Or Feckless?

Jeffrey Goldberg has a fascinating item about an interview Rep. Mike Rogers, …

Posted September 7th, 2012