From writer/producer Elberta McKnight:
Millions of Iranians believe the government there rigged this month’s presidential election. Scores of citizens are so convinced that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's victory is fake, they put their lives on the line Saturday… demonstrating in the streets of Tehran.
For many, the suspicion has a discomforting familiarity: The anger and feelings of betrayal started decades ago.
Hamid Dabashi is the author of "Iran: A People Interrupted." He is Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University in New York and a native of Iran. On Saturday, he spoke with our Betty Nguyen:
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