Friedman, Iran and more at the Agonist

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarggggghhhhhh. Thomas Friedman has written something that makes sense (well, not sure about the last part about granting student visas). Also at the Agonist, a link-full post on the propaganda effort for a strike on Iran.

(Incidentally The Agonist is a great site that was a direct inspiration for this one. Bookmark it if you haven't already.)

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,