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Iran’s Sikhs get a better deal than many other minorities

Iran’s Sikhs get a better deal than many other minorities Every Iranian I meet on my trip is astonished to hear there’s a Sikh temple, or “gurdwara,” in Tehran. I wouldn’t know of it myself but for Iranian-American author Hooman Majd’s terrific book, The Ayatollah Begs to Differ, where the temple makes a cameo appearance […]

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In Iran, where the women school the men on surfing

In Iran, where the women school the men on surfing Posing for the “Into the Sea” poster in Baluchistan. From left to right, Shalha Yasini, Easkey Britton and Mona Seraji. Credit: Marion Poizeau Ad blocker detected We see you have an ad-blocker. We use ads to pay for PRI’s coverage. Would you like to support PRI another way? […]

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