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The Arab Spring comes to Iran — again

A month ago, observers were stunned as a dark-horse reform candidate, Hassan Rouhani, was declared the winner of the presidential election in Iran. I haven’t commented yet because this was a surprise to me, and I wanted to try and … Continue reading

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Romney’s big win?

Mitt Romney’s ‘big win’ in Florida tells us very little.  It reinforces what everyone outside of South Carolina already knew – that Newt Gingrich is not electable in a national campaign. In a contest that showed off Gingrich’s inability to … Continue reading

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