Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet is Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History and Director of the Middle East Center at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of Frontier Fictions: Shaping the Iranian Nation, 1804-1946and Conceiving Citizens: Women and the Politics of Motherhood in Iran.
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Friday, May 11, 2018
Narrative on Iran Defective at Its Core
President Trump’s withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) comes as the culmination of years of flawed conversations about Iran’s involvement in the Middle East. Yesterday, he stated that the deal was “defective at its core.” In reality, the actual core defect lies in the...