Iran’s Green Revolution, One Year later


Alexandra Sandels reports that security is tight in Tehran.

Eskander Sedaghi discusses where the Green Revolution has to go next.

Greg Scoblete asks how much would be different had the Green Revolution succeeded.

James Miller argues that the Green Revolution is ongoing, and important.

“But the veneer of calm masks what many here call the ‘fire under the ashes,’ a low-grade burn of cynicism and distrust.”

“Religion,” a poem by Amy Motlagh, at Splinter Generation.

“The Green of Iran,” a Rumpus Original Poem by Sholeh Wolpé.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →