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Opinion: The Ayatollah Looks East and Finds a Void

Opinion: The Ayatollah Looks East and Finds a Void

Foreign officials dealing with Iran since the mullahs seized power have often wondered who is really in charge in Tehran. Chris Patten, a British politician who served as the European Union’s foreign policy point-man, once observed that Iranian officials he dealt with...
Opinion: The Supreme Guide’s Guide to Social Media

Opinion: The Supreme Guide’s Guide to Social Media

“Hello world, we’re tweeting from Iran without being blocked!” Just when they were about to celebrate the unblocking of social networking websites Facebook and Twitter, following a four year ban, the Iranians were destined to be disappointed. Digital freedom soon came...