No other people in the world are more temperamentally similar to Americans than Iranians, but thanks to Trump the religious government will probably remain in place for the foreseeable future.
For Ted Rall's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
American journalism used to adhere to strict standards, then the U.S. media declared war on Donald Trump.
The assassination of the Islamic State leader by U.S. special forces operating under orders from President Donald Trump reminds us that America is a nation in moral decline.
As Gen Xers passed through each stage of life, they have been living through the worst possible time to be whatever age they happened to be.
Warrior cops don't make us safer. They're loose cannons who need psychiatric counseling, not guns.
The old DNC cabal is more interested in getting rid of the progressives in their own party than in defeating Trump.
Nothing else matters as much as attacking pollution and climate change.
Since few other countries have the equivalent of the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment, learning that it ranks below Botswana and Slovenia may come as a surprise.
Jeffrey Epstein died because the U.S. government let him.
The only thing surprising about mass shootings is that they don't happen more frequently.