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NIAC: Struggle over Persian artifacts continues

Irancove @ June 19, 2008 # No Comment Yet

The National Iranian American Council has some new developments on the ongoing effort to confiscate priceless Persian relics on loan to Chicago University’s Oriental Institute as reparations to private parties suing the Iranian state for a 1997 suicide bombing in Israel. The claimants argue that the Iranian state is responsible for the bombings due to […]

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Sharp Decline in Iraq Coverage

Irancove @ June 19, 2008 # 11 Comments

Sherry Ricchiardi has a very interesting article in the American Journalism Review on Iraq slipping off the radar screen in the nation’s news media.  The war is estimated to cost $12.5 billion a month (nearly $5,000 a second according to AJR) and is the third-longest running war in American history.  Regardless, Ricchiardi provides some astounding […]

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