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On February 14, the United States condemned Iran's continued imprisonment of former presidential candidates and opposition lead
In 2012, Iran put opposition leaders under house arrest, harassed and arrested civil society activists, and prevented oppositio
The Islamists Are Coming
The Islamists Are Coming, edited by Robin Wright, surveys the rise of Islamist groups in the wake of the Arab Spring. Often lumped together, the more than 50 Islamist parties with millions of followers now constitute a whole new spectrum—separate from either militants or secular parties. They will shape the new order in the world’s most volatile region more than any other political bloc. Yet they have diverse goals and different constituencies. Sometimes they are even rivals.