Change or deja vu? Obama divides Iran
By Gareth Porter
"Iran is split down the middle on whether United States president-elect Barack Obama has the freedom to change entrenched Washington policies. One view is that he offers a chance for Iran to end its decades-long conflict with the US. Others say he's just a puppet of powerful forces - especially the pro-Israel lobby - that are hostile to Iran......"
This is the first article in a five-part series.