Islamic Republic of Iran


Iran Is Offering Citizenship to Families of Migrants Who Died Fighting Iran's Battles

Many believe the law is a strategy to coerce migrants into joining Iran's fighting forces in the Syrian conflict.


I Went to a Secret Illegal Party in the Iranian Desert

In Iran, getting together with your friends for a night of dancing and drinking is against the law—but that doesn't mean that young people don't do it.


Iran’s Government Is Worried that Its People Are Having the Wrong Kind of Sex

Iran’s clerical leaders might be alarmed by the sexual habits of the country’s youth, but they’re also in the odd position of promoting baby-making.