Ahmadinejad

Hamid Dabashi on the Middle East

February 14, 2014
Hamid Dabashi: All foreign nations involved in Syria are attempting to quell the revolutionary uprisings for economic and strategic interests, but the Syrian people will ultimately decide their own future

US & Iran Relations

September 24, 2013
After failing to garner support on a military strike on Syria, President Obama hinted at reconciliation with Iran at the UN General Assembly

Iran’s New President a Regime Insider – Wide Mandate for More Civil Liberties

June 17, 2013

Hamid Dabashi: President-elect Hassan Rohani will not change Iran’s Neo-liberal capitalism but may be inspired by popular support for more political rights and nuclear transparency

High Turnout, Rise of Centrist Candidates Mark Iran Pres. Election

June 15, 2013

Farideh Farhi: Despite voter anger in 2009, Iranians took to the polls in high numbers and strongly supported moderate candidates in initial results

Six Candidates Square Off For Iranian Presidential Elections

June 14, 2013

Arang Keshavarzian: Opposition candidates, media and bloggers restricted by Iranian government during presidential election

Ambassador: Iran and US Must Reach a Comprehensive Deal in Direct Talks

December 27, 2012

Ambassador Hossein Mousavian: The nuclear issue is not the real problem; the US objects to Iran’s influence in the region

Iranian Ambassador: It’s Not in Iran’s Interest to Build a Nuclear Bomb

December 24, 2012

Seyed Hossein Mousavian: IAEA has a political agenda that goes beyond its mandate to inspect

Egypt’s Morsi Takes UN Center Stage on Syria and Palestine

September 28, 2012

President Morsi attempts to play broker for the Syrian conflict, including Iran in a contact group; pressures US on Palestine.