The Revolution Within

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How the Iranian Freedom Institute and the Green Youth can topple the Iranian regime

Manufacturing Consent in Iran

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On the anniversary of the 1979 Revolution, staged rallies of supporters and a new crackdown on democratic protestors.

Inside the Green Revolution – by Jacob Laksin

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Political dissident Amir Fakhravar discusses his brother’s arrest by the Iranian regime and the democratic uprising that threatens its rule.

Protests mark funeral of dissident Iranian cleric – AP

Huge crowds of Iranians turned out for the funeral of leading dissident cleric Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri in the holy Shi’ite city of Qom on Monday and some chanted anti-government slogans, websites reported.Montazeri, who died late on Saturday aged 87, was viewed as the spiritual patron of a pro-reform opposition movement that blossomed after […]

Politicization of Middle Eastern Studies – by Brendan Goldman

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On blatant display at Columbia U. Iran conference