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Iran Presidential Elections

Why Iran's New President Matters: Don't Miss the Fifty Shades of Purple

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 08.19.2013 | World
Richard Javad Heydarian

This year's elections underscore the dynamic yearning of Iran's masses for liberal reform, economic recovery, and constructive relations with the outside world.

World's media seeks ways around Iran clampdown

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CAIRO — Protesters and security forces gather. They collide in a cloud of tear gas and a shower of rocks and bottles. In most cases _ when the ...

Rohrabacher: Obama Is A "Cream Puff" For Not Interfering In Iran

Think Progress | Ryan Powers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, President Obama explained his relative public silence with regard to the situation in Iran, saying, "It's not productive, given the history...

Iran's Presidential Election: Voting Begins

AP | ANNA JOHNSON and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Hard-line incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was heading for a surprise landslide with nearly 80 percent of votes counted in Iran's st...

Iran's 'Macaca' Moment? Ahmadinejad's Rivals Circulate Video Highlighting His Bizarre "Light" Claim

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Supporters of Iran's main pro-reform presidential candidate formed a human chain that stretched nearly the entire length of Tehra...