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Iran Liberalism

Iran Liberalism

What Do We Really Know

The taste of love and the taste of hate are everywhere the same, said Iranian director Asghar Farhadi about his newest film, Everybody Knows. Filmed in Spains lush wine country, this is a rich, full-bodied melodrama. Metaphors abound. At one point in the film…
bubmag
November 3, 2019
Iran Liberalism

What Do We Really Know

The taste of love and the taste of hate are everywhere the same, said Iranian director Asghar Farhadi about his newest film, Everybody Knows. Filmed in Spains lush wine country, this is a rich, full-bodied melodrama. Metaphors abound. At one point in the film…
bubmag
November 3, 2019
Iran Liberalism

The New Faces of Iranian Protest

In the summer of 2009, tens of thousands of Iranians took to the streets of Tehran and other major cities in what became months of sustained demonstrations against the Iranian regime. The catalyst was the reelection of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who had secured a s…
bubmag
October 28, 2019