Iranian Kidney Bargain Sale
Monday, March 10, 10 a.m. on World
Monday, March 10, 4 p.m. on World
Tuesday, March 11, 5 a.m. on World
Tuesday, March 11, 11 a.m. on World
Tuesday, March 11, 6 p.m. on World
In Iran, there is a thriving trade in kidneys, which poor people line up to sell at less than $3,000. With an official kidney referral agency as the backdrop, Iranian Kidney Bargain Sale follows young Iranians through the organ trade process: from their first encounter to surgery and kidney removal. Iran is the only country in the world where kidney trading is legal. Every 10 minutes, a young person wishing to sell their kidney reports to the reception of one of the official kidney referral agencies.