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The Revolution

Last Shah (Muhammad Reza Shah):

alienated Shiite clerics

Tradition of shunning politics ended when Shah instituted the white revolution and created SAVAK to enforce his rule

White Revolution (1963)

Effort to modernize country and consolidate Shah power

Targeted clergy (land redistribution, reduction of power)

Extended women’s rights

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