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Iran's Election Nuclear, But Not Nuked
June 17, 2013 - Iran has to be the only country where one nuclear negotiator defeated another for the presidency. By Russ Wellen, published in The Progressive Realist
Has Intervention by the United States Become, by Definition, a Mistake?
June 14, 2013 - Is reflexive resistance to intervention in Syria the right reaction by progressives? By Russ Wellen
A Voter's Guide to Iran's Presidential Race
June 14, 2013 - What you need to know if you're voting in the Iran presidential election -- or viewing it from afar. By Lizzie Rajasingh
What's Not on the Ballot in Iran
June 14, 2013 - As they go to the polls, ordinary Iranians understand that one of the most salient facts of life in Iran--the international sanctions regime--will not be on the ballot. By Derek Monroe, published in Common Dreams
Kurdistan: The Next Autocracy?
June 13, 2013 - Iraq's Kurds may at last have their own state. But is it the one they wanted? By Derek Monroe, published in ekurd.net and Alternatives International and Eurasia Review and Independent Kurdistan Journalism
Emphasis Added: The Foreign Policy Week in Pieces (6/13)
June 13, 2013 - From nuclear weapons to unicorns. By Russ Wellen