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Apple, Meet Orange

Williston Herald 16 May 2022
Dear Editor. ... Supreme Court’s draft opinion that would overrule Roe v. Wade ... Roe rested on a select few Bill of Rights (the Court specifically not selecting the Second Amendment) and the Fourteenth Amendment, and the Court’s review of abortion practices, attitudes, and laws going back to ancient Persia, Greece, and the Roman Empire ... George Goodman ... .
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Ferdowsi savior of Persian Language

Irna 15 May 2022
Abolghassem Hassan ibn Ali Tusi known as Ferdowsi was born into a family of landowners in 940 in village of Paj in the vicinity of the city of Tus, in the Samanid Empire’s Khorasan region. Following the Arab conquest of Persia (Iran), Iranians were forced to use Arabic Pahlavi ...
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How to make a classic mint julep -- and the history behind it

Messenger-Inquirer 05 May 2022
There are quite a few, actually ... Over 120,000 of the cocktails are typically served between the Friday and Saturday events of the derby ... In fact, juleps have an old and storied history dating to the Sasanian Empire about 2,000 years ago in Persia that started with the gulab, a rosewater bath for imperial princesses ... Supposedly, it was Kentucky Sen ... .
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Clash Of Christianities: Why Europe Cannot Understand Russia by Pepe Escobar

Earth Newspaper 02 May 2022
At best, in a semblance of civilized dialogue, Russia is pigeonholed in the reductionist view of a threatening, irrational, ever-expanding empire – a way more wicked version of Ancient Rome, Achaemenid Persia, Ottoman Turkey or Mughal India.
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Clash of Christianities: Why Europe Cannot Understand Russia

GlobalResearch 02 May 2022
At best, in a semblance of civilized dialogue, Russia is pigeonholed in the reductionist view of a threatening, irrational, ever-expanding empire – a way more wicked version of Ancient Rome, Achaemenid Persia, Ottoman Turkey or Mughal India ... Russia, historically, had been interpreted as a secular empire – immense, multiple and multinational.
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St. Augustine's City of God vs the Rot of the Roman Empire

Brandnew Tube 30 Apr 2022
The first lecture in the series probed the growth of the oligarchical system via a network of cults throughout the Babylonian empire as it transitioned to Persia as a seat of a globally extended empire ... Augustine's City of God vs the Rot of the Roman Empire .
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From Urfa To Edessa To Şanlıurfa: Spanning 10,000 Years Of History

Ancient Origins 30 Apr 2022
During the Hellenistic Period from 312 BC to 63 BC, the Seleucid Empire was a major superpower and at its apex encompassed Anatolia, Persia, the Levant, (now modern Turkey, Iraq, Kuwait, Afghanistan, and parts of Turkmenistan) yet one would struggle to find the city of Edessa, ...
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Clash of Christianities: Why Europe Cannot Understand Russia, by Pepe Escobar

The Unz Review 29 Apr 2022
At best, in a semblance of civilized dialogue, Russia is pigeonholed in the reductionist view of a threatening, irrational, ever-expanding empire – a way more wicked version of Ancient Rome, Achaemenid Persia, Ottoman Turkey or Mughal India ... Russia, historically, had been interpreted as a secular empire – immense, multiple and multinational.
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Did the Persians attempt to destroy Greek democracy?

Greek City Times 18 Apr 2022
Denigration of the Persians—by vilification or lampooning—was intended to cauterize the wounds of anguish and fear provoked by the threats and realities of being neighbors of an empire whose territorial ambitions were very real and which showed no sign of ever abating.
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Delhi Confidential: Grand Host

Indian Express 18 Apr 2022
Grand Host. It was a grand evening out for political leaders ... More Strategy ... Opening Up Delhi News ... From Beethoven, Great Dissenters of the Supreme Court, Zoroastrianism to Achaemenian and Sassanian empires of Persia, the channel — ‘Justice Nariman Official Channel’ — already has 48 videos of his speeches, many of them over an hour long ... .
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After Ukraine, can Israel trust US against Iran? - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 17 Apr 2022
cnxps.cmd.push(function () { cnxps({ playerId ... (credit. REUTERS/LEAH MILLIS) ... Purim (lots), commemorates the saving of Jews from Haman, an evil “Achaemenid Persian empire official,” who covertly planned to exterminate all the Jews within Persia (subsequently, to become Iran).  ... .
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1,000-Year-Old Ruins of Qalhat, Oman’s Ancient City

Ancient Origins 16 Apr 2022
He mentioned in his books that Qalhat had “fine bazaars and one of the most beautiful mosques.” He later specifies that one of the most beautiful buildings was a mausoleum built by Bibi Maryam in honor of her husband Baha al-Din Ayaz, who was one of the first kings of the Hormuz Empire ... An Empire for the Ages.
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Nava: ‘This album is definitely a product of Ireland’

The Irish Times 13 Apr 2022
how everything unites in the end ...Persia is the old name for Iran, and Persia used to be a massive empire in the Middle East,” says Shahab, referring to the vast geographical reach it commanded in the fifth century BC. “A lot of countries which are now not part of Iran used to be part of Persia, including Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey and Afghanistan.
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The Central Asian school of diplomacy

Asiatimes 12 Apr 2022
Daniel Williams’ book Forsaken ... It remains relevant now. ... The ideological source of such threats is no secret ... As for the suggestion that Central Asian culture is somehow flimsy and artificial, it has been forged over centuries and reflects ideas and customs inherited from China, India, the Ottoman Empire, Persia, Russia, and the Soviet Union ... ....
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Letters to the editor April 13, 2022: Still here, alive and thriving

The Jerusalem Post 12 Apr 2022
Yet, in his infinite wisdom, he rebels against his forebears and rejects our traditions ... May I remind the “rabbi” that the Greeks created an empire, it prospered and collapsed; the Romans flourished, ruled, innovated and disintegrated; Persia of yesteryear was an enormous hegemony but it too disappeared into the ravages of time ... So be it.

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