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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse15 Jan 2019 4:06 p.m. PST

"The two-tiered system of governance has not worked as well as its founder, Ayatollah Khomeini, had intended, giving rise to serious political bifurcation and factionalism, power and personal rivalries, patronage building, bureaucratic and administrative malfunctioning, and systematic corruption. The Islamic system has fostered unpredictable, ad hoc, and uneven processes of social and economic change, electoral irregularities, and state repression. It has, finally, caused a growing gulf between the ruling elites and the public, corresponding to a state-society dichotomy that has alienated many citizens, especially among the post-revolution generation, from the regime, its conservative clerical strands in particular. Although these outcomes have been accentuated since Khomeini's death, they have their foundations in the way that he structured and operationalized the Islamic Republic…."
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JMcCarroll17 Jan 2019 3:48 p.m. PST

Just keep sending blue jeans, coke a cola and the internet.
Let the young take charge.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse17 Jan 2019 9:38 p.m. PST



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