Iran: August 30, 2000


The unrest in .Khoramabad is symptomatic of the divisions throughout the nation. Students are most active in the pro-reform groups, and education is generally the one thing the conservative, Islamic fundamentalists lack. The more ambitious Iranians seek education and economic and political reforms. The fundamentalists want no change. Increasingly, the result is violence.




Help Keep Us From Drying Up

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling.

Each month we count on your contribute. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage.
Subscribe   contribute   Close