Jason Rezaian

Jason Rezaian is a freelance journalist based in Tehran.

Sept. 22 2010 10:23 AMTalking to AhmadinejadAs unlikely as it seems, he is America's best option for an Iranian negotiating partner.
April 16 2010 3:31 PMWater Fights and Civil Strife: Bangkok's Peculiar ProtestsIn Thailand, as in Iran, people are beginning to think they're in control.
Feb. 11 2010 4:38 PMThe Ahmadinejad ShowOn the 31st anniversary of the Iranian revolution, the regime drowns out opposition protests.
Sept. 15 2009 1:43 PMMy Ramadan World TourI've spent the Muslim holy month in five predominantly Muslim countries. Here's what I've learned.
June 17 2009 2:05 PMGetting the Word OutForeign journalists have been told to stop reporting, but the ingenious and fearless people of Iran will carry on.
June 12 2009 11:15 AMTehran Waits and WondersEveryone is asking the same question: What comes next?
June 10 2010 9:32 AMWhat Went Wrong?Why did Iran's pro-democracy movement stall?
March 20 2010 8:00 AMLet's Trade With IranIranians love to shop; Americans love to sell.
Feb. 9 2010 12:29 PMGreen-Washing Reports of the Iranian regime's imminent demise are greatly exaggerated.
June 23 2009 1:29 PMWhy I Left TehranWith everything else they have to deal with, I didn't want my Iranian friends to worry about me.
June 14 2009 7:48 PMA Tale of Two RalliesIn the space of 24 hours, Tehran's Valiasr Square sees baton-wielding cops and a presidential victory celebration.


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Global Marches Demand Action on Climate Change


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

  News & Politics
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Business Insider
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Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
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Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.