Early in his reign, the ayatollah received a secret visit from six Jews—a visit that may have saved thousands
Dan Shadur talks about his new documentary about life under the Shah, and his parents’ golden years in Tehran
Are the mass protests toppling regimes across the Middle East closer in spirit to 1979 Iran or 1989 Eastern Europe? Paul Berman, Elliott Abrams, Bruce Riedel, Andrew Tabler, and Brian Katulis consider the region’s future.
Iranian, American, Jewish: Reflections on a complicated life
Iran maintains an information-warfare front—it’s called Hezbollah
Plus Bibi wants a Gaza probe (really), and more in the news
Was it a coup?
Protests, bloodshed, and intransigence
As a teenager, Roya Hakakian fell hard for the Iranian Revolution. It may have betrayed her, but you never forget your first love.