Iran: Ayatollah & the Poor

Hojreh, a cleric blogger, talks about two titles in the same day and in the same newspaper, conservative Kayhan. According to blogger, newspaper reports that many people participated in the death anniversary of Ayatollah Khomeini, Islamic Republic founder who had promised justice. Hojreh reports that in the same page, we read 14 million people, in Iran, have an income below poverty line (Persian).

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