The United States of America was born after a group of reckless colonial traitors added their signatures and “sacred honor” to a declaration of political separation and backed it up with force. That document, whose most famous lines have been transubstantiated into American scripture and learned by rote by all and sundry, is now the revered cornerstone of the republic. But, in becoming so, it has in some ways been ossified. We grasp readily the abstract truth that sometimes in the course of human events it is necessary for political bands to be dissolved. But we balk at the notion …
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Sunday, October 13, 2013 Host Al-Irshad: Issue One! Tweet, Tweet Went the Bird of Peace! In the wake of the Revolutionary Islamic Republic’s election, President Hassan Rouhani has embarked on a ...