The Week’s Most Interesting Reads
The price of primacy. Stephen Wertheim makes the case against the continued pursuit of U.S. dominance.
It’s un-American to keep this family from mourning together. Jason Rezaian reports on the heartbreaking case of two Iranian parents who lost one of their daughters in the destruction of Flight 752 and have now been barred from coming to visit their other daughter in the U.S.
Iranian-Americans in the age of Trump, the travel ban, and the threat of war. Assal Rad describes the experience of Iranian-Americans amid ongoing U.S.-Iranian tensions.