Tuesday, May 05, 2015
NATIONAL REVIEW -- The young Zarif must have loved American free speech, academic freedom, and the freewheeling popular culture of the West Coast. Otherwise why would he have spent eleven years on an easy, subsidized path through American academia (a B.A. and M.A. from San Francisco State; a second M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of Denver) when his revolutionary nation was in extremis?