The Man Who Is Upsetting Iran

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (right) and his chief of staff, Esfandiyar Rahim Mashaei, Tehran, April 2009
The following is by an Iran expert who wishes to remain anonymous. Two years ago, Iran’s ruling ayatollahs united to save the presidency of the fraudulently reelected Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, after he was challenged by hundreds of thousands of protesters intent on removing him and building a more democratic Iran. Ahmadinejad …