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Fascism main rival of liberal democracy: professor

Fascism main rival of liberal democracy: professor

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (Press Shia) – Professor Kevin Richards, chair of Liberal Arts Department at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, tells that “Fascism is the main rival of liberal democracy. Fascism uses the democratic process against its very premise, appropriating the language of populism, but not changing the material conditions of the people.” He also adds that “Socialism and...

US govt has lost face before Iranian people: Zarif

US govt has lost face before Iranian people: Zarif

TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif condemned the US House of Representatives’ resolution in support of the recent riots in Iran.“The US government has lost the confidence of the world including the people of Iran,” asserted Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran. He made the remarks late on Wednesday addressing the media...

Trump not champion of democracy: Charles Taliaferro

Trump not champion of democracy: Charles Taliaferro

TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College, says “Trump might be considered as heading up a democratic element in the USA.""But his relentless attack on the free press, his attempts to have his rivals put in jail, his deportation of innocent young people who were brought to the USA illegally but as children, his sticking down of...

Regional crises result of S Arabia's barren policies

Regional crises result of S Arabia's barren policies

TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman reacted on Monday to Saudi-drafted statement of Arab League Foreign Ministers’ Summit of Sunday in Cairo of Egypt.The Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi issued a statement on Monday, responding to the latest Saudi-driven Arab League Foreign Ministers’ statement against the Islamic Republic of Iran. ...

Democracy’s end in horizon if public loses trust in ballot boxes

Democracy’s end in horizon if public loses trust in ballot boxes

TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani has made an earnest entreaty to political rivals they should abandon hitting the government as ammunition for election campaign as it would deprive public of their trust upon ballot boxes as the sole cause of the hope for the future.Mr. Rouhani who was addressing a session of high-ranking officials of his cabinet and other officials of the...