Tagged: sanctions

Arts Event: Salsa not Sanctions

A party with the live band El Sistema's Orquesta Latino Caribeña, at Venezuelan Embassy’s Bolivarian Hall to show our determination to have positive relations with our South American neighbors.

Obama’s Triple Crown

Obama's no peace president, but he's won important diplomatic victories. Will they survive the 2016 election?

Charlie Hebdo Meets ‘The Interview’

We’re better off having the limits of free speech tested by artists — including obnoxious ones — than having its limits imposed by political rulers.

The Meaning of Rouhani

Hassan Rouhani's win in Iran's presidential election suggests that neither reformists nor conservatives are pleased with the country's status quo.

What’s Not on the Ballot in Iran

As they go to the polls, ordinary Iranians understand that one of the most salient facts of life in Iran--the international sanctions regime--will not be on the ballot.