Share Live Webcast: The Security Council Debates Syria January 31, 2012 Here’s a live webcast from the UN, on the debate over a resolution that calls for President Bashar al-Assad to step down. (h/t Azmat Khan) If, due to high traffic, the play button above doesn’t work, try going here. ________________________________________________________________________ … Belén Fernández: The Latest Installment of the Iranian Terror Plot: Why is the Daily Beast buying into a right-wing plot to place Iranian “terrorists” in Latin America? More Conversations With History: U.S.-Iranian Relations in the 1970s: How the Shah’s dependence on the rise of oil prices and his need to fund his new military role ultimately led to the implosion of Iran. More Juan Cole: Will His New Sanctions on Iran Cost Obama the Presidency?: The Obama administration is imposing new penalties against Iran, but is the U.S. playing with fire? More Russ Baker: Justifying War With Iran: Is the U.S. preparing the public for war with Iran? You bet. More SUBSCRIBE TO GUERNICA’S RSS FEED Readers like you make Guernica possible. Please show your support.