1970s: “Guess Who’s Building Nuclear Power Plants” Amanda June 22, 2012 1970-1979, Posters & postcards 7 CommentsFavourited 1300 times Add to favourites 7 Responses Wolfpack June 22, 2012 This was before Chernobyl, of course. Reply McA June 29, 2012 Yes it was, but Chernobyl doesn’t change the argument for Nuclear power. Reply RC September 11, 2012 If by “Chernobyl doesn’t change the argument for Nuclear power” you mean “No actual facts affect the proponents of nuclear power,” I agree. Reply Jinxed July 3, 2012 No weaponizing. Iran is, well, had been, one of the most modernized countries in that region. USA comes along and destabilizes the region, and wants to invade this country too. Oil. Ruining good things for generations. Reply Ronnie July 4, 2012 Well said Jinxed. As with most of these issues, the West (predominantly the US, the UK, France) and their clumsy attempts to establish their interests abroad are responsible for many of the ‘problems’ in the world today; Iran, Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan …. Reply mandy_Reeves November 16, 2012 the shah, wanted it to be used for good….til the Ayatollah assahole-ah and Akmidinijad decided to enrich it for destructive purposes. Reply Hosein May 17, 2014 His majesty Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi , a rare liberal-nationalist leader of iran, at his time middle east was a better place for all and his fall in 1979 was the begining of major conflicts from Afghanistan to Israel and also return of USA & UK to persian gulf. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.