iran

Recipe

Orange, Saffron, and Honey Tahchin Recipe

The classic Persian baked rice dish doesn't always have to be savory.
Farideh Sadeghin
4.18.19
Recipe

Spiced Beef with Eggs and Spring Onions (Vaavishkaa)

This rustic Iranian dish is perfect served with rice or scooped up with a bit of flatbread for breakfast.
Yasmin Khan
3.26.19
Recipe

Smooshed Potato and Egg (Yeralma Yumurta)

This popular Iranian street food is the perfect afternoon snack or easy breakfast.
Naz Deravian
3.13.19
agenda

On its Last Legs | Otherworldly Photos of a Dying Lake in Iran

Lake Urmia was once the largest salt lake in the Middle East, but now it is set to vanish altogether
Ebrahim Noroozi
3.13.19
crime

Longtime California Waiter Charged With Spying for Iranian Government

In addition to allegedly being a better-than-average spy, Ghorbani also seems to have been a better-than-average waiter.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.15.19
iran

Slack Bans Iranian Academic Living in Canada Because of Sanctions

An Iranian academic says Slack banned him from the communication platform due to US sanctions. But the academic does not live in Iran; he’s in Canada.
Joseph Cox
12.20.18
Noisey News

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Is Tweeting Tupac Lyrics Now

"It's time to fight back that's what Huey said. Two shots in the dark, now Huey's dead," the hardline former President of Iran tweeted yesterday, on the 52nd anniversary of the inception of the Black Panther Party.
Alex Robert Ross
10.16.18
Interviews

Hardcore Legends Racetraitor Are on a Mission to Defeat White Supremacy

Stream the reunited, militantly anti-racist Chicago metallic hardcore partisans' new album, '2042,' and read our in-depth interview with vocalist Mani Mostofi.
Kim Kelly
10.12.18
Views My Own

Why the Trump Administration Is Suddenly Feminist When It Comes to Iran

Does the administration really care about women's rights, or is it just angling for a war with Iran?
Shenaz Kermalli
7.26.18
Views My Own

Trump's Iran Tantrum Shows He's Just a Dumb President in Big Trouble

Saber-rattling is a tried-and-true tactic for presidents who aren't very smart and don't have a lot of friends. Just ask George W. Bush.
Matt Taylor
7.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump’s Unhinged, All-Caps Iran Tweet Is Already a Meme

"To President Rouhani: YO, I’LL TELL YOU WHAT I WANT, WHAT I REALLY REALLY WANT."
Beckett Mufson
7.23.18
history

All Hail Amastris, the War Captive Who Rose to Power and Became a Queen

The Persian princess was captured in battle by Alexander the Great, but she didn't let that stop her from founding a city and coining her own money.
Jenna Mahale
7.13.18
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