Arya Zahedi

The Iranian Revolution at the Twilight of the Workers' Council

Riots in Tehran during the 1979 Revolution

A short history and analysis of the Iranian Revolution with a focus on the role of the working class and the rise and fall of the shoras workers councils.

Review: Susan Buck-Morss, Thinking past terror: Islamism and critical theory on the Left (Verso, 2003)

Critique of Susan Buck-Morss

Arya Zahedi takes critical theorist Susan Buck-Morss to task on positing political Islam as a "Middle Eastern" answer to the fight against capitalism in the region.

Reflections on the New School occupation - Arya Zahedi

Arya Zahedi takes analyzes the All-City Student Occupation at The New School in NYC.