Women's Rights & Movements in Iran

Female Border Porters: A Look at Their Vile Treatment

A common job in the impoverished region of western Iran is a porter or someone who carries heavy loads on their backs through treacherous...

Female Political Prisoners Suffering in Iran

By Jubin Katiraie The health of three Iranian female political prisoners - Nasrin Sotoudeh, Fatemeh Mosanna, and Zeinab Jalalian – held in solitary confinement in...

Urgent Action Needed to Save the Lives of Political Prisoners

By Jubin Katiraie The Women’s Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) has called for urgent action to save the lives of...

Iranian Activists Under Pressure

By Jubin Katiraie Iranian activist Farangis Mazloum, who is the mother of political prisoner Soheil Arabi appeared in court on Tuesday, accused of “assembly and...

Female Political Prisoners in Iran Tortured

By Jubin Katiraie Female political prisoners in Ahvaz’s Sepidar Prison are being insulted, harassed, brutalized, and tortured by prison authorities and dangerous inmates that...

Iran Political Prisoner’s Daughter Arrested

By Pooya Stone The daughter of an Iranian political prisoner has been arrested on vague charges in order to put pressure on her mother;...

Iran Sacks Female Wushu Champion for Protesting

By Jubin Katiraie These days, Iran’s wushu community has taken aback by a female wushu athlete’s positive doping test. However, this is not the...

Iran Regime’s Harsh Treatment of Those Violating Compulsory Veiling

By Pooya Stone The mullahs in Iran have been oppressing women in law since they took power in 1979, with one major way being...

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Iran Expats Call for UN Investigation of 1988 Massacre

Iranian expatriates have written United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to once again urge the international organisation to investigate the...

Nearly 70m Iranians Can’t Afford Rice

Nearly 70 million people in Iran cannot afford rice following price increases, according to the secretary of the Rice...

The Confusing Clutter of the JCPOA and Iran’s Hasty Begging

For the Iranian government and its officials, the Vienna negotiations about a new Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA),...

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