Like the majority of American Jews today, the Cutheans of old rejected rabbinic authority and law. But while the rabbis have endured, the Cutheans have all but disappeared.
Are We All Cutheans Now?
Iran Was Violating the Nuclear Deal Even before the U.S. Pulled Out
In a formal report on Monday, the director of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), made clear—without saying it outright—that the Islamic Republic had deliberately misled the agency about its ongoing nuclear activities. Richard Goldberg explains what this means with regard to the White House’s hopes of reviving the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as the 2015 agreement with Tehran is formally known: