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Jahanshah Javid


Age: 56 |

Birth City: آبادان |

Joined on October 02, 2012

If the [US] Constitution stands for anything, the plaintiffs argue in their suit, which was filed on their behalf by the Center for Constitutional Rights, it must stand for the proposition that the government cannot detain someone for 16 years without charge.—New York Times editorial
Future scholars will sift through Trump’s digital proclamations the way we now read the chroniclers of Nero’s Rome—to understand how an unhinged emperor can make a mockery of republican institutions, undo the collective nervous system of a country, and degrade the whole of public life.—David Remnick, Editor, The New Yorker
For the past few months, if not years, Iran has been viewed as ascendant. They’ve been, quote, winning in the Middle East. And now we find out Iranians don’t approve of their government spending all this money in places like Lebanon and Syria.—Mohamad Bazzi, NYU journalism professor
The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion. —Bodhidharma
Terrorism existed prior to 9/11 and will continue to be a global scourge. Policies aimed at addressing the terrorist threat should be commensurate with that threat and not be confused with counterinsurgency. This is an important first step to achieving a measured and balanced response to terror – not one that exaggerates the threat.—Sean M. Zeigler, RAND Corporation
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.—Mae West
My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy.—William Shakespeare
The PM reaffirmed the UK’s strong commitment to the [Iran nuclear] deal alongside our European partners, saying it was vitally important for regional security.—UK government spokesman
On paper, making human beings behave like simple machines might deliver greater efficiency. But modern-day Taylorism threatens something that those kinds of market analyses fail to capture: the value of being human.—Brett Frischmann and Evan Selinger
Those who know do not speak. Those who speak do not know. —Lao Tzu, Tao Teh Ching

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