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Teaching in times of COVID-19

Sepideh Yousefzadeh, University of Groningen, Holland:Since the COVID-19 outbreak immense ...

In memory of Greater Iran: Zoroastrians of Navsari

Mobed Ayush Sharukh Desai offering prayers as part of his initiation to priesthood. Sharukh is ...

PAAIA: U.S. Should Facilitate Humanitarian Aid to Iran

The Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA) sent a letter to Secretary of State ...

This Coronavirus Crisis Is the Time to Ease Sanctions on Iran

The Editorial Board,The New York Times: Iran is in terrible shape. It is among the countries ...

Hope

Hope by Majid Naficy Emily Dickinson calls “hope” a bird Who has perched in her...

A loan for Iran and a tragedy of a different kind

By Ali Dadpay, Atlantic Council: COVID-19 is ravaging Iran. It has created pain and suffering....

Iran’s coronavirus tragedy is depressingly predictable

By David Patrikarakos, The Spectator: In the name of God. These words define the Islamic ...

How Trump Sanctions on Iran Will Worsen the Pandemic

By Narges Bajoghli and Mahsa Rouhi, The New York Times: The toll of the eight-year war between...

Why coronavirus could hit Iran harder than US sanctions

By Andrew England and Najmeh Bozorgmehr, Financial Times: For almost two years, Iranian ...

A letter from Italy

Shared by a friend by email: Pace for all, We live in Italy - Milan. I'm going to share with...

As Iran Reels, Trump Aides Clash Over Escalating Military Showdown

By Mark Mazzetti, Helene Cooper, Julian E. Barnes, Alissa J. Rubin and Eric Schmitt, The New ...

The Coronavirus Is Iran’s Perfect Storm

Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, Foreign Affairs: If you want to die, go to Gilan. This old Iranian ...

Coronavirus is the ultimate test for Iran's social and political system

By Shahir Shahidsaless , Middle East Eye:Religious conservatives, who have the upper hand in ...

Will the Trump administration block Iran’s request for an emergency loan to combat COVID-19?

By Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, Responsible Statecraft:For the first time in 60 years, Iran has ...

So what’s new -- in Saudi Arabia?

By Rober Fisk, The Independent: Purges, interrogation, claims of torture, accusations of ...

Where Is the Supreme Leader?

By Graeme Wood, The Atlantic: Last week, I proposed that Iran’s coronavirus problem ...

Shayda’s Wedding

Shayda’s Wedding by Majid Naficy At this troubling time I look forward to a ...

Tragic death of a comrade

From: Ahmad Naeni Shocking News! We are absolutely devastated by thesudden and tragic ...

The Crown

So up to now it has been financial woes and what Trump did or didn’t do. But at some point...

Reckoning with an Uncertain Future in Iran, and Outside It

Ali Araghi, The New Yorker: My mother loves anecdotes, witty sayings, and little old tales ...

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