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    GOP fears Obama to sign any deal Iran will agree to

    by Warren L. Nelson The heart of the Republican criticism of President Obama’s negotiations with Iran is that they believe he is more interested in signing a deal—any deal—with Iran…

    It’s time to flee with glee from 1393; Get set to soar some more in 1394

    It’s time to flee with glee from 1393; Get set to soar some more in 1394

    HAPPY NOW RUZ — Our Haft Seen table is set to welcome all our guests to enjoy the holiday bringing in the new year at the precise moment of the…

    It’s Now Ruz 1394! And here’s what it’s all about….

    It’s Now Ruz 1394!  And here’s what it’s all about….

    Now Ruz is a celebration that reaffirms our ties to nature and our fellow man.   Oh, it’s Haji Firuz, and bright new coins, and visits to the grandparents, and jumping…

    Don’t miss the egg toss!

    Don’t miss the egg toss!

    Every December 31 at midnight, thousands of Americans watching TV see a lighted ball descend from a tower high above New York City’s Times Square to mark the beginning of…

    Haji Firuz is out to find you

    Haji Firuz is out to find you

    The traditional herald of Now Ruz is Haji Firuz, the black-faced minstrel who wanders the streets and alleys of cities and towns entertaining Iranians with music, songs, skits, poems and…

    You spell the Haft Seen table with seven S’es

    You spell the Haft Seen table with seven S’es

    The Now Ruz decoration found in every Iranian home is the Haft Seen arrangement. It is set up on a cloth on a carpet or upon a table several days…

    First Lady hosts White House Now Ruz party

    First Lady hosts White House Now Ruz party

    First Lady Michelle Obama hosted a Now Ruz party at the White House last Wednesday that drew hundreds of Iranian-Americans, not to mention Afghans, Tajiks, Azeris and others. The First…

    Police should be used to ‘push people to heaven’

    Police should be used to ‘push people to heaven’

    The Supreme Leader’s chief of staff says an Islamic government must push people down the right path so they get to heaven. The comment was a stark repudiation of what…

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