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Iran’s Supreme Censor

The evolution of Ali Khamenei from sensitive lover of Western literature to enforcer of Islamic revolutionary orthodoxy

Dec 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 15 • By ALI ALFONEH and REUEL MARC GERECHT

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Dangerous Illusions

Peace-processing our way to disaster.

Jun 11, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 37

On Democracy in Iraq

It's starting to take root.

Apr 30, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 31

The Myth of Moderate Mullahs

It's still Khomeini's Iran.

Mar 19, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 26

The Consequences of Failure in Iraq

They would be awful. But failure can still be averted.

Jan 15, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 17

Back to Your Studies

The unbearable shallowness of the Iraq Study Group.

Dec 18, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 14

Bartering with Nothing

Recently in The Weekly Standard:
Why a regional conference won't solve our Iraq problem.

Nov 27, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 11

Running from Iraq

Recently in The Weekly Standard:
Don't imagine it will reduce the jihadist threat.

Oct 23, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 06

Now for the Bad News

Zarqawi is dead, but the damage he did remains.

Jun 19, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 38

The Last Orientalist

Bernard Lewis at 90.

Jun 5, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 36

To Bomb, or Not to Bomb

That is the Iran question.

Apr 24, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 30

Selling Out Moderate Islam

Washington's misbegotten campaign to be loved in the Middle East.

Feb 20, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 22

Coming Soon: Nuclear Theocrats?

How to head off the imam bomb.

Jan 30, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 19

Devout Democracies

Self-rule in the Middle East will have a religious component, but that doesn't mean it won't work

Jan 2, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 16

Bush's Great Middle East Gamble

The best hope for Iran is winning in Iraq.

Nov 14, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 09

Jihad Made In Europe

From the July 25, 2005 issue: There may be more to fear from a mosque in Leeds than a madrassa in the Middle East.

Jul 25, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 42

What's the Matter with Gitmo?

From the July 4 / July 11, 2005 issue: Detention, torture, and other illiberal things.

Jul 4, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 40

Against Rendition

From the May 16, 2005 issue: Why the CIA shouldn't outsource interrogations to countries that torture

May 16, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 33

What Hath Ju-Ju Wrought!

From the March 14, 2005 issue: In the Middle East, the democratic genie is out of the bottle.

Mar 14, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 24

Birth of a Democracy

From the February 14 / February 21, 2005 issue: Soon the whole Middle East will see Iraq's national assembly at work.

Feb 14, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 21

The Struggle for the Middle East

From the January 3 / January 10, 2005 issue: Iraq, Iran, and democracy.

Jan 3, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 16

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