The Iranian Revolution was a series of events involving the overthrow of the
2,500 years of ..... Their resentment towards the Shah also grew since they were
now stripped of organizations that had represented them in the past, such as
One of the most dramatic changes in government in Iran's history was seen with
the 1979 .... By official admission, more than 15 percent of the population now
lives below the absolute poverty line, and private estimates run as high as 40 ...