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  • The Growing Obsession With Linking Iran to Terrorism

    On Monday, President Trump designated the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), a branch of Iran’s armed forces, as a “terrorist organization.” CIA and Pentagon officials told The New York Times the decision would threaten U.S. military personnel in the region. Iraqi observers told Al-Monitor’s Laura Rozen the designation might alienate Iraq, where Iran has many allies in an unstable government. And the move was an obvious escalation of the Trump administration’s ongoing pressure on...

    The New Republic
  • Another Mass Execution in the ‘New’ Saudi Arabia

    The Saudi government appears to be growing even more abusive and cruel, and that is unlikely to change anytime soon.

    The American Conservative
  • Snap hires McDonald's executive as first marketing head

    Snapchat parent Snap Inc on Thursday named McDonald's marketing head Kenny Mitchell as its first chief marketing officer, as the company seeks to attract new users to its platform.