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  • The Iranian elections were a complete charade!

    By Karmel Melamed

    June 22, 2013 | 11:15 am

    For past month it has been frustrating to see how American and European news media outlets have been naïve and stupid enough to give coverage to the latest presidential “election” in Iran that was nothing more than a charade. There was nothing democratic, fair or just about the...

  • Making sense of Iran’s sham post-election trials

    By Karmel Melamed

    August 23, 2009 | 9:40 pm

    Day in and day out, it surprises me how news media commentators and political analysts in the U.S. and Europe have failed to recognize that Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamaeni has been slowly consolidating his power in Iran in the aftermath of the recent June elections in...

  • Q&A: Expert Nikbakht sheds light on Iran’s Jews and the elections

    By Karmel Melamed

    June 16, 2009 | 11:18 am

    Iranian Jewish activist and director of the Committee for Minority Rights in Iran, is perhaps one of Iranian Jewish community’s few very knowledgeable sources for accurate information regarding the behavior, history and tactics of Iran’s current regime. He has spent a better part of...

  • L.A.‘s Iranian Americans protest Iran’s election

    By Karmel Melamed

    June 15, 2009 | 4:18 am

    With Los Angeles and Southern California being home to one of the largest populations of Iranians living outside of Iran, local Iranian Americans of various faiths were busy this weekend protesting the sham and undemocratic elections in Iran. The uproar in the larger Iranian...