In the mid-1970s, nearly 45,000 Iranians were studying in the USA. Iran’s economic influence and political relationship with the USA had created an educational bridge between the two nations. My parents arrived as students during this period — unbeknownst to each other. My father, a recent high school graduate, flew…

Mohammad Modarres

TED Resident | @AbesEats Founder | Proud owner of a rusty ‘79 VW Bus

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