Ali Gharib is a contributor to The Nation. He has written for The Daily Beast, Foreign Policy, Washington Monthly, Columbia Journalism Review, Al Jazeera America, Haaretz and Salon. He worked as a reporter at ThinkProgress and Inter Press Service.
Neocon think tanks get millions from wealthy donors, which they use to game the system, buy influence—and push for regime change.
Are politicians trying to advocate for human rights in Iran hurting their own cause?