Veiled agents of political Islam: burka,
The AustralianVeiled agents of political Islam: burka, hijab have new meaningsThe AustralianIranian Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi has said: “It is not the state's business to tell women whether to cover their heads or not.” On the other hand, Laleh Eftekhari, a female member of the Iranian parliament, expressed the views of the regime ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 7:12 am
Rouhani Cabinet Pick Linked to Mass
Center for Human Rights in IranRouhani Cabinet Pick Linked to Mass Surveillance of 2009 ProtestersCenter for Human Rights in IranIn 2009, Iranian human rights lawyer and Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi and other human rights activists campaigned against sales of Nokia Siemens Networks' equipment to Iran “after several prisoners, including Mr. [Issa] Saharkhiz said that they ...
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 12:43 pm
Nobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on
The HinduNobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on execution of ShiasThe HinduSigned by anti-apartheid leader Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Yemeni activist Tawakkul Karman, Iranian lawyer Shirin Ebadi and former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta, the letter released late on Friday urged King Salman and Crown Prince ...Ten Nobel laureates urge Saudi Arabia to halt execution of 14 ShiasPress TVNobel laureates around the world including Liberia's Leymah Gbowee urge Saudi to hold off on executionGlobal News Networkall 30 news articles »
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 4:05 pm
White House reporters offer a rare glimpse
WJLAWhite House reporters offer a rare glimpse of a bare Oval OfficeWJLAThe hardwood floor of the Oval Office is resurfaced as the West Wing of the White House in Washington undergoes renovations while President Donald Trump is spending time at his golf resort in New Jersey, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott ...First Golfer: Donald Trump's relationship with golf has never been more complicatedGolf.comWith Trump on Vacation, a Sprucing Up for the West WingNew York TimesWhile Trump's away, 'much-needed' White House renovations beginCNNall 70 news articles »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 7:18 pm
Answers to questions about Clinton/Lynch
WJLAAnswers to questions about Clinton/Lynch meeting on tarmac kept ...WJLAHanging over much of Hillary Clinton's Presidential campaign was a dark cloud, stemming from her use of a private email server.Just 4 months after announcing ...and more »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 2:38 pm
It’s Actually OK if there is No Better
I mean look, if Shirin Ebadi, the fastest Iranian woman to ever about face after her Nobel, thinks it’s a good deal… well then, I guess I’m in! Bebin Joon-Joony, if Jafar Panahi can take time out of his busy day pacing his apartment to put down his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:34 am
Prominent Iranian Activists, Intellectuals
Prominent Tehran-based filmmaker Jafar Panahi, who has been pressured by the Iranian establishment over his work, and exiled Iranian Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi have also joined the campaign. The son of Mehdi Karrubi, an Iranian opposition figure ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:44 am
Nearly 200 retired officers pen letter to
A number of Iran’s most well-known human rights activists have joined the video campaign, including Nasrin Sotoudeh, a lawyer who was imprisoned for activism; Shirin Ebadi, a lawyer and winner of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize; and Ghoncheh Ghavami ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:49 pm
We Created a Social Media Campaign for
It is rare to see such a diverse group of Iranians come together and support one cause. Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi, prominent human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, former Foreign Minister Ebrahim Yazdi, women's rights activist Ghoncheh Ghavami ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:15 pm
Iranian dissidents video their support for
They've been joined now by many other voices, some in exile and others even still in jail. The lengthy roster of testimonies includes Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi, acclaimed filmmaker Jafar Panahi, women's rights activist Ghoncheh Ghavami, and Zia Nabavi ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:12 pm