Though Iâ’d done a good bit of dispassionate research, my perception of Iran was still largely dominated by the image depicted in American media reports; the country seemed angry, fanatic, and bent on conflict with the West. My recent viewing of Argo hadn’t helped matters. The Oscar-nominated film was currently number
Great article, worth a read.
Go read it! The pictures are really captivating too.
it helped me realize how…not different the Middle East is from the rest of the world. yes, each country has its eccentricities, but in the end there are always going to be parents taking their children out, a child sleeping on his mothers shoulder, a group of teens out having fun. the human race is so alike, no matter where you are in the world.
and that fact is truly humbling.