SIPA Alumus Comments on Iranian Election

Recent subscribers to this blog may not be aware of another great blog – The Morningside Post (TMP).  TMP is a SIPA student blog and they have great articles on a wide variety of topics.

A great example is TMP coverage of the election in Iran.  SIPA alumnus Matteen Makolla is an Iranian-American who is currently writing a book on his travels in Iran.  TMP recent posed five questions for him.  To gain insight on the following question and others, click here for the full entry entry.

How should Obama respond to the protests? How can he and other Western leaders avoid poisoning the opposition with the appearance of Western backing?

Photo Credit to TMP