Revolution? Discuss.

The New America Foundation had a good discussion of the Iranian situation today.

From Steve Clemon’s blog:

The complete roster of participants is below:

featured speakers

Ken Ballen
President, Terror Free Tomorrow: The Center for Public Opinion
Author, “Iranians Want More Democracy,” CNN, June 16, 2009

Steve Clemons
Director, American Strategy Program
New America Foundation

Flynt Leverett
Director, Geopolitics of Energy Initiative
New America Foundation
Author, “Ahmadinejad won. Get over it,”, June 15, 2009

Afshin Molavi
Fellow, New America Foundation
Author, Persian Pilgrimages: Journeys Across Iran

Nader Mousavizadeh
Consulting Senior Fellow, International Institute for Strategic Studies
Former Special Assistant to U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan
Author, “Option Ignore Ahmadinejad,” Washington Post, June 18,2009


Nicholas Schmidle
Fellow, New America Foundation
Former Student, University of Tehran
Author, To Live or to Perish Forever: Two Tumultuous Years in Pakistan

A couple of the books mentioned are:

  1. Nicholas Schmidle, To Live or to Perish Forever: Two Tumultuous Years in Pakistan
  2. Afshin Molavi, The Soul of Iran: A Nation’s Journey to Freedom
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