Thousands of Iranians attend the funeral of Mohsen Hojaji, an Iranian soldier beheaded by ISIS in Syria, in Tehran, Iran, Sept. 27, 2017.(AP/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Neocolonialism

Iran, as Supporter of Self-Determination, a Thorn in Imperial Washington’s Side

Iran’s unapologetic self-determination, including its ballistic missile and nuclear energy program as well its resistance to economic imperialism, make it a constant thorn in Washington’s side.