The forces that attempted to create democracy in Iran a hundred years ago are have only grown and become more experienced in the language and logic of democracy. The hitherto unrealized dream of democracy lives on. The abducted revolution of 1979 has only delayed the quest for democracy, but not destroyed it. International forces, acting with prudence and patience can be a crucial ally of Iranian democrats in what has so far seemed like a Sisyphean struggle.
What Tavaana Students Have to Say
This course completely changed my perspective on the educational potential of the Internet and its ability to transcend physical borders and the boundaries of state censorship in order to spread knowledge.
- Amir Ali, Iranian Civil Society course graduate