Constitutionalist Responds to Soroush’s Views on Compatibility between Religion & State

Khosro Fravahar, an Iranian Constitutionalist from Austria, criticizes Abdol karim Soroush’s views on the compatibility between Religion and State in a democratic society.


Abdolkarim Soroush was in charge of the Islamic Republic’s cultural purge aimed at “purifying” the Secular nature of Pahlavi era Universities after the Revolution of 1979.


DISCLAIMER: Views expressed in this program (as well as critics towards organizations or people mentioned) are those of Khosrow Fravahar and don’t necessarily reflect my views.


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