Student Protests Ramping Up in Tehran

Monday, December 07, 2009

We're watching the story unfold in Tehran today, where student protestors have gathered to express their opposition to the government.  Our partner, the BBC, is reporting that riot place have fired live ammunition and used tear-gas and batons against the anti-government protestors. We talk with Hamid Dabashi, professor of Iranian studies and comparative literature at Columbia University.

Guests:

Hamid Dabashi

Hosted by:

Todd Zwillich

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