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The Assassination of General Soleimani and U.S. / Iran Relations: Explained

On Friday, Jan. 3rd., Major General Qassim Suleimani was killed He was killed by an American drone strike as he was leaving the Baghdad International Airport in Iraq.  The drone strike hit the convoy of two cars that were transporting Gen. Suleimani from the airport, killing the several officials and Iranian-backed militia that were in… Read More The Assassination of General Soleimani and U.S. / Iran Relations: Explained

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Impeachment: How Does It Work and What Has Happened So Far

Article I, Section 2, Clause 5 of the United States Constitution states that: The House of Representatives shall choose their Speaker and other Officers; and shall have the sole Power of Impeachment. Article I, Section 3, Clauses 6 and 7 states that: The Senate shall have the sole Power to try all Impeachments. When sitting… Read More Impeachment: How Does It Work and What Has Happened So Far

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Iranian Protests: What We Know and Why It Matters

Today, Wednesday the 20th of November is the 6th day of Iranian protests over fuel prices. Since Sunday, there has been almost a complete internet shutdown carried out by the government. What caused the Iranian protests? Iran has been experiencing increasing economic difficulties for some time, similar to other countries in the region that are… Read More Iranian Protests: What We Know and Why It Matters