Protests in Iran have left more than 20 people dead since they started last week. These are the country's largest demonstrations since 2009, when millions protested the results of a presidential election. This current wave of protests was sparked by something different, however: economic inequality. Marketplace host Lizzie O'Leary spoke with Bahman Kalbasi of the BBC's Persian Service.
Why the protests in Iran are happening
By Lizzie O'Leary and Shaheen Ainpour • Jan 2, 2018