Retired professor of political science and public policy, and the founding director of the School of Public Policy and Administration at York University.
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The recent uprising in Iran seems to be contained, yet the regime will not be able to kill it, writes Saeed Rahnema. How will leaders in the country respond going forward?
As Iranians head to the polls this week, they will once again be faced with voting for the lesser of two evils, writes Saeed Rahnema.
Both are populists, outrageous, liars and worse — ignorant of governance and of foreign policy issues. But the popularity of Donald Trump and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is the most worrying sign of social degradation at a global level, argues Saeed Rahnema.
Many blame terrorist groups for the tragedies prompting migration out of the Middle East and Africa. That is not wrong, but it doesn’t tell the whole truth