My new weekly travel series on PBS’s Tehran Bureau…
In Iran, press

My new weekly travel series on PBS’s Tehran Bureau…

Aug 3, 2010

Thank you Tehran Bureau! Week 1:  Zahedan Week 2:  Bam Week 3:  Bicycling across Iran Week 4:  Kurdistan Part I Week 5:  Kurdistan Part II Week 6:  Sufi Dervish Ceremony Week 7:  Road-tripping in Kurdistan Week 8:  Turkmenistan Week 9:  Couchsurfing with Hezbollah

A piece I wrote for PBS; re:  Haiti & patient privacy…
In Haiti, press

A piece I wrote for PBS; re: Haiti & patient privacy…

Mar 6, 2010

Are photos taken by aid workers an invasion of privacy in Haiti?

In Iran, press

after a long pause…

Jul 16, 2009

Hi, Have not blogged in a long time for probably obvious reasons- while in Iran i knew that was a no-go.  In Lebanon & Syria I did not want anyone there to be able to track me or know where I was- call me paranoid ; )  I feel i have to address a few questions ...

In Iran, press

Yours Truly on CNN & ABC

Jun 24, 2009

On 6/20/2009 I was abducted by a militia group, the Basij, in Tehran.  They thought I was a spy.  Here are some CNN & ABC links: I blogged about Tehran for CNN CNN news artticle about my abduction & detainment CNN Live interview with me on June 24, 2009 ABC interview segment & link: Good Morning America segment ...