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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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Dead or Alive?

From the November 1 / November 8, 2004 issue: Don't be so sure that the Iraq war has made al Qaeda stronger.

Nov 1, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 08

The Battle for Iraq

From the October 11, 2004 issue: Forget gradualism and Iraqification--send in the Marines.

Oct 11, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 05

Not Worth a Blue Ribbon

From the August 16 / August 23, 2004 issue: The conventional (and unhelpful) wisdom of the 9/11 Commission.

Aug 16, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 46

The Sorry State of the CIA

From the July 19, 2004 issue: And why it's unlikely to improve.

Jul 19, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 42

Getting It Right, Despite Ourselves?

From the June 7, 2004 issue: The democratic ethos is still moving forward in Iraq.

Jun 7, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 37

Who's Afraid of Abu Ghraib?

From the May 24, 2004 issue: The scandal won't determine the fate of democracy in the Middle East.

May 24, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 35

What Is To Be Done in Iraq?

From the May 3, 2004 issue: A plan for dealing with every faction.

May 3, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 32

Not A Diversion

From the April 12 / April 19, 2004 issue: The war in Iraq has advanced the campaign against bin Ladenism.

Apr 12, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 30

Holy War in Europe

From the March 29, 2004 issue: Is al Qaeda a Eurocentric organization?

Mar 29, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 28

Going Soft on Iran

From the March 8, 2004 issue: The temptation of America's foreign policy "realists."

Mar 8, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 25

Democracy Anxiety

From the February 2, 2004 issue: Iraq's Shiites are nervous they won't get to vote; Americans are nervous about letting them.

Feb 2, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 20

A Difficult Marriage

From the December 22, 2003 issue: How Iraqi Shiites could save the presidency of George W. Bush.

Dec 22, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 15

The Long, Hard Slog

From the November 10, 2003 issue: We've made military strides against al Qaeda. Next step: Iraqi democracy.

Nov 10, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 09

Cover Stories

From the October 27, 2003 issue: Everything you know about the CIA's clandestine work is wrong.

Oct 27, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 07

Premature Iraqification

From the September 22, 2003 issue: Why creating Iraqi government and security can't be done overnight.

Sep 22, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 02

Be Careful What You Wish For

From the September 15, 2003 issue: Depending on foreign troops in Iraq is asking for trouble.

Sep 15, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 01

Help Not Wanted

From the August 18, 2003 issue: European and U.N. political involvement will harm Iraqi democracy.

Aug 18, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 46

The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship?

From the July 21, 2003 issue: The Americans and the Iraqis are getting along better than we've heard.

Jul 21, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 43

The Mullahs' Manhattan Project

From the June 9, 2003 issue: Do we dare let these men acquire nukes?

Jun 9, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 38

The Restoration of American Awe

From the May 12, 2003 issue: And the opening of the Arab mind.

May 12, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 34

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