Professor Juan Cole on the Iranian Scientist Murders

From Professor Juan Cole’s Informed Comment blog: The countries most eager to stop the Iranian program are Israel, the United States and Saudi Arabia. So they are the ones with motive. The means, a sticky bomb, is commonly used by radical militias in Iraq. The opportunity belonged to an Iranian who could move freely and […]

Who’s Systematically Murdering Iranian Nuclear Scientists?

Who’s bumping off Iranian nuclear scientists? Cui bono? (Who benefits?) Who, besides the U.S. and Israel, has been obsessing about the purported development of Iranian nuclear weapons? Glenn Greenwald comments: In January, 2010, a remote-controlled bomb attached to a motorcycle killed Masoud Ali Mohammadi, 50, who “taught neutron physics at Tehran University.” In November, 2010, […]

Was Bin Laden a Casualty of the Arab Revolt?

Interesting perspective on Osama Bin Laden’s death from the Asia Times: “More surprising than the death of Osama bin Laden on Monday was the fact that he lived unmolested in a mansion in Abbottabad, about 65 kilometers north of the Pakistani capital Islamabad. How many Pakistani officials and others must have known about this? “America […]