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Women in IranFeatured

Understanding women is complicated enough for men. Add Islam, the hijab (head scarf), chador (full cover), and a society in flux—and out comes a kaleidoscope of confusion. This is an insanely complex topic in a paradoxical country, and I’m definitely…

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Safety in IranFeatured

As an American, most of us grew up with the concept of this great guy called Santa Claus. Santa was awesome because he got us excited and brought us gifts once a year. Roughly around the age of 8-10 or…

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Iran, the first 24 hoursFeatured

When entering a country for the first time there is usually a window—say 24 hours—when you become a child again. Not in the sense that you cry and want your toys, but in the way that your senses are turned…

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