April 2021
Deconstructing ‘Independent Media’ in the Islamic Republi

Deconstructing “Independent Media” in the Islamic Republic

The absence of independent journalism in Iran cannot be blamed solely on censorship and a lack of freedom. The political affiliations of supposedly independent newspapers’ owners and executives result in their narratives adhering closely to those of the government.

The Night It Rained

A rare documentary about media in 1960s Iran holds a message about reporting on the country today.