Homeless Citizens and Iran’s Housing Mafia

By Jubin Katiraie Forty-one years ago, Islamic Republic founder Ruhollah Khomeini claimed that the ayatollahs’ rule would soon provide homes for impoverished people. However, the religious government not only broke its promises but also confiscated or destroyed the poor’s sheds. Furthermore, the ayatollahs’ economic mismanagement has dramatically expanded poverty and pushed many citizens into selling … Continue reading Homeless Citizens and Iran’s Housing Mafia