Open your eyes

Javad Fakharzadeh's piece “Inside look” on his visit to Iran have stirred up some deep seated feelings that are a mix of anger, disgust, and sadness. First

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Living for justice

What is to give light must endure the burning. — Dr. Viktor E(mil) Frankl On the day after Memorial Day, Cindy Sheehan, the soldier’s mother

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Nazy Kaviani

Serendipity in Berkeley

I went to see Aleph Null perform in Berkeley’s Anna’s Jazz Island last Sunday.  As I was ending a week of melancholy, which in me

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Safar bekheyr

As many of you often travel to Iran, I thought I provide you with some pointers that I call Mehrabad Survival Guide. These pointers are

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Condi caption contest

A couple of weeks ago I saw this picture in the news and couldn't help but to start laughing. Sometimes, I think there really is

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One with nature

To the contemporary Buddhist thinkers, violence is the result of the development of greed, aversion, and different views and beliefs hrough science, technology, and modern

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