Naeimeh Zafar
At this summer’s London paralympics, Iran’s Zahra Nemati won an archery gold, becoming the first Iranian woman to win a gold medal at any Olympic Games. In an interview with the Tehran Times, Nemati said that the lack of facilities did not (and does not) prevent Iranian female athletes from succeeding in sports. In many […]

Motevalede 65 – Part 2

Upozit – Feb 24
“Upozit” is a weekly political satire show about Iran which aims to expose the duplicitous nature of Iranian politicians. This program is hosted by Afshin Nariman. Andisheh TV (ATV) is a 24-hour satellite television station located in woodland hills, California, founded and launched in June of 2006. Our viewers have unanimously voted ATV as the […]

Motevalede 65 – Part 1

Shoroe Yek Payan
The cinema of Iran or cinema of Persia refers to the cinema and film industries in Iran which produce a variety of commercial films annually. Iranian art films have garnered international fame and now enjoy a global following.[4] Along with China, Iran has been lauded as one of the best exporters of cinema in the […]

Heshmat Raisi – Feb 21

Iraj Mesdaghi – Feb 24
Iraj Mesdaghi began his political life in the United States with the Confederation of Iranian Students and returned to Iran during the 1979 revolution. In 1981, he was arrested because of his activities with the People’s Mojahedeen of Iran and spent the next decade in prison. He is currently an independent activist and researcher working […]

Motevalede 65 – Part 2

Didgah TV – Feb 24
On Didgah TV, Korosh Erfani and Kamran Mehrpour discuss and analyse current events in Iran. There are no formal diplomatic relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States of America. Iranian citizens are currently banned from entering the United States due to the implementation of Donald Trump’s executive order titled “Protecting the […]

Mehdi Khazali