archives

iran

This tag is associated with 9 posts

Protest Action: Stop Deportation of Ali, Let Mitra Stay! | Wednesday 24 August, 6pm

The Swedish party Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna has called for demonstration to stop the deportations of Ali Mansouri and Mitra Kahrom. We fully support this action, and urge everyone with the possibility of attending to do so. Date: Wednesday, August 24 Time 6:00pm – 7:00pm Location: Migrationsverkets förvar. Hitta till förvaret: Från Märsta pendeltågstation går buss nr … Continue reading

Mark Your Calendar: December 11, 2010 – Mock-Stoning Sit-In Protest at the UN Headquarters, NYC

Date/time: December 11, noon Place: Staging is at 2nd Ave and 47th St, NYC, NY Organizer: http://missionfreeiran.org Contact: maria.rohaly@gmail.com Action: Includes mass mock-stoning sit-in in front of UN; see website for full agenda. Demands: 1) condemn UN silence on the stoning sentences of Sakineh Ashtiani and others, 2) demand removal of the Islamic Republic and … Continue reading

The Unkindest Cut of All: the United Nations’ Betrayal of Women

To the keepers of our upside-down world, the United “nation”: The women of Iran are at the epicenter of a global conflict between women’s freedom and theocratic oppression. Facing down the most repressive and violently anti-woman regime extant in our world, Iranian women have struggled for their rights for the last 31 years. Whether standing … Continue reading

Japan Runs Its Own Kahrizak

by Ahmad Fatemi According to the latest news from Jamal Saberi, detained in one of the Japanese political prisoners’ camps, 3 detainees have died in the past few months. The last victim was a Philippine refugee who died on February 22nd. The Japanese government is running its own Kahrizak. What the Japanese government and its … Continue reading

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 115 other followers

via Twitter