Students in Iran have staged a series of protests for domestic reforms. Ruling clerics have blamed the demonstrations on outside influences, particularly the United States. Two analysts join Diane to talk about what’s going on in Iran and implications for U.S. policy.

Guests

  • Geoffrey Kemp the Nixon Center
  • Azar Nafisi director of Cultural Conversations and professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and author of "Reading Lolita in Tehran"

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Oct 31 2014Iraqi Kurdish soldiers and Syrian rebels join the battle against ISIS in Kobani, the search continues for missing students in Mexico, and the last U.S. Marines pull out of a key base in Afghanistan. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for a conversation about the week's top international stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Oct 31 2014Last-minute campaigning with just days to go before the midterm elections. The Federal Reserve ends its bond-buying program. And debate continues over Ebola quarantines in the U.S. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for a conversation about the week's top national stories.