A panel talks about the forces at work in Iran’s politics and society and possible outcomes of Friday’s parliamentary elections.

Guests

  • Jon Alterman director, Middle East Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies.
  • Patrick Clawson deputy director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and co-author of "Eternal Iran."
  • Robin Wright journalist, author and foreign policy analyst at the United States Institute of Peace. Her most recent book is "Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East."

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