Between pragmatism and identity in Iran

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The results of the 2009 Iranian presidential election did not only surprise the world, they also surprised the Iranians.

For years, reform forces within Iran have broken their backs in an attempt to gain political power and influence, and it appeared that 2009 would be the year this group would receive the social and political rewards for their years of hard and risky work. Read more…