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A step towards the right direction
After I (and hopefully others) sent the New York Times a letter to complain, the editors published the following correction
July 25, 2007

The world isn’t Florida and the U.S. isn’t its Supreme Leader
On municipal elections in Iran
December 18, 2006

The donkey and the date
Upcoming municipal council elections in Iran
December 6, 2006

Six simple propositions
... to solve the Iranian nuclear "crisis"
April 15, 2006

When a cartoon is not a cartoon
What is funny about a demonized prophet & terrorists
February 4, 2006

Judging Saddam
Whose justice does Saddam’s trial pursue?
October 22, 2005

What’s the matter with Iran?
How the reformists lost the presidency
June 28, 2005

Collision course?
Playing politics with nukes
September 30, 2004

Disturbing opportunism
Change in Iran ought to flourish without external threats of violence and invasion
May 27, 2003


Behrooz Ghamari is a professor of history and sociology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He can be reached at He is the author of the forthcoming book Islam and Dissent in Postrevolutionary Iran.

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