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Mohammad Yaghoubi’s story of an Iranian family enduring the attacks on Tehran in the winter of 1988 is especially resonant this week Read more

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There are currently some 850 Canadian military troops in the Middle East as part of the ongoing Operation Impact – it's time to admit that we are in way over our heads and get out Read more

News

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Remount of SummerWorks hit about aspiring swimmers could have been expanded to include more details Read more

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Natalia Manzocco

Northwestern specialties like veal-beef kebabs, rose-infused drinks and jam, and rich stews served in clay vessels are on the menu at this family-run eatery Read more

Food

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Declan Keogh

The death of Iranian-Canadian academic and environmental activist Kavous Seyed-Emami, who was accused of spying and jailed by the Iranian government in February, has been ruled a suicide by Iranian authorities Read more

News

Asghar Farhadi’s latest once again looks at morality and justice in contemporary Iran Read more

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David Hawe

The author of Women Write Iran: Nostalgia And Human Rights From The Diaspora, who came to Canada when she was 12, says many women looked at how the Iranian Revolution ruptured their lives. Read more

Education

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Janet Kimber

Iran's best filmmaker, who visited Toronto just last fall, could make you feel empathy for characters in absurd situations Read more

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Solo show about Iranian-Canadians has humour and heart Read more

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