A panel analyzes Iran’s presidential election and how the vote may affect social freedoms, the country’s economy, nuclear ambitions, and relations with the West.


  • 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."
  • Trita Parsi President, National Iranian American Council and professor of International Relations at Johns Hopkins University SAIS.
  • Sussan Tahmasebi A women's rights and civil society activist based in Iran.
  • Najmeh Bozrgmehr Iran correspondent for the "Financial Times" based in Tehran

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