Iranian journalist and « intellectual » Sadegh Ziba Kallam explains why Iranians supported the Revolution of 79
The French Revolution of 1789 has served as a role model for subsequent revolutions particularly in the 20th century. But are the clichés and stereotypes which have shaped the French Revolutionary iconography pertinent today ?
We’ve come to believe that freedom is the natural human condition, which only tyrants prevent everyone from enjoying – but when a tyrant is toppled, we can’t know what will come next, says John Gray.
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