Saturday, June 18, 2005
This has me wishing I'd gotten around to writing up my vague immediate pre-election feeling that Mo'in could take this thing. What would happen in his administration is unknown, of course. He might just be another Khatami, though as Edelstein notes, he comes across as feistier. Given my overall take on Iran, I'm most intrigued by his closer ties to the student movement. Long-time readers know the consider the failure of the political and protest leadership to work together the most reason for the reform movement's failures.