Category: Human Rights

Dear God, Go Home: Take a long vacation and leave us alone

This open letter to god is originally published at Iranian.com website on May 11, 2012 http://www.iranian.com/main/2012/may/dear-god-go-home An open letter to god: Hi, I have had this yeuk for many years, to directly write to you and if you don’t mind

Pigs and Dogs, Lesbians and Gays AND ISLAMIC SCHOLAR!

Iran: Cleric Says Gays, Lesbians Inferior to Dogs and Pigs Homosexuals are inferior to dogs and pigs, according to Iranian cleric Ayatollah Abdollah Javadi-Amoli, a conservative Iranian politician and Islamic scholar based in Iran’s holy city of Qom. “Even animals

A Natural History of Evil

Lessons of the Holocaust

کودک و مسئولیت کیفری در قانون جدید مجازات اسلامی

در این مقاله حقوقی که برای مرکز اسناد حقوق بشر ایران نوشته شده است، وکیل پایه یک دادگستری محمد حسین نیری توضیح می دهد که چرا قانون جدید مجازات اسلامی، برخلاف آنچه ادعا می شود، به اعدام نوجوانان در ایران

Iranian Taboo

  Iranian Taboo, a documentary by Reza Allamehzadeh, will begin screening in Los Angeles from February 24 to March 1 at Laemmle’s Music Hall 3 in Beverly Hills and in DC, San Diego, Atlanta, Orlando,Montreal, Chicago, Toronto, San Francisco and Seattle in the following days.

“Education Under Fire” documentary

  Imagine yourself sitting quietly in a lecture at your American college or university, taking notes, answering questions, learning new stuff. Suddenly, military officers with guns barge in, pull you out, question you about your religious beliefs, and consequently get

Iranian of the day: prisoner of the day

Sima Eshraghi: Prisoner of the day Five years imprisonment for “blasphemy” RAHANA: Sima Eshraghi is a Baha’i citizen from Mashad, and mother of two young children. Eshraghi was arrested on January 27, 2008 when Mashad security forces raided and searched

ورزشگار معلول اعدام شد / فایل صوتی

– حسن آرمین(حسن مافی) مربی کیکبوکسینگ و از اساتید رزمی کار و دارای سبک در کشور، سحرگاه امروز سه شنبه، یازدهم بهمن ماه در ملاءعام در کرج به دار آویخته شد. بنا به اطلاع گزارشگران هرانا، ارگان خبری مجموعه فعالان

A snowman made by the students of Tehran’s University department of social sciences :D