121 Nobel Laureates Urge Khamenei to Free
121 Nobel Laureates Urge Khamenei to Free Imprisoned Dual National Ahmadreza Djalali International Campaign for Human Rights in IranIn an open letter published December 9, 2018, 121 Nobel Laureates have called on Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei to ensure that ailing Iranian Swedish ...
Posted on 9 December 2018 | 7:11 pm
Rohingya Sympathisers' Open Letter to Union
Rohingya Sympathisers' Open Letter to Union Home Minister MainstreamHon'ble Home Minister, We understand from news reports that under instructions from your Ministry, the intelligence agencies, have prepared a (...)
Posted on 9 December 2018 | 11:03 am
Can the first page make or break a
Can the first page make or break a novelist’s career? An editor answers Scroll.inAn interview with David Ebershoff on the value (and pitfalls) of the opening page of the novel you are writing.
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 5:30 pm
Iran mass-executes 12 prisoners of
Iran mass-executes 12 prisoners of drug-related cases Al-ArabiyaNews based on judicial Iranian sources spread on Friday about Iranian authorities committing mass prisoner executions in ldquo;Karmanrdquo; prison.
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 12:55 pm
This UN Human Rights Day, speak out for this
This UN Human Rights Day, speak out for this courageous woman National PostLawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh is imprisoned in Iran, which tortures and kills women for seeking to exercise their fundamental rights.
Posted on 7 December 2018 | 7:10 am
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