The Iranian regime’s ban on the teaching of English in its schools is just an extension of its attempt at dumbing down the population in order to force feed them the ideology of Ruhollah Khomeini.
Persianization of an Arab province
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gestures as members of Iranian armed forces take part in a rally in Tehran, on February 11, 2018. (Reuters)
The threat from education
The government of Iran directly controls all television and radio broadcasting. The authorities frequently issue ad hoc orders banning media coverage of specific topics and events. (AFP)