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Boxing: Khadem to break a barrier for Iranian women

By Julien Pretot Source: Reuters   ROYAN, France – Two years after a clandestine impromptu training session on the hills of Tehran, Sadaf Khadem will become the first Iranian woman to contest an official...

IRAN IS SENTENCING CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS TO DEATH

 Source: Amnesty International Before they even reach adulthood, Iran is ending their lives. There are scores of young offenders on death row in Iran, and the authorities are continuing to sentence them to death. Girls...

ULTRACONSERVATIVE AYATOLLAH RAISES ALARM OVER ‘DANGER’ TO HIJAB

Source: RadioFarda Ahmad Alamolhoda, the ultraconservative Friday Prayer leader of Mashhad in northeastern Iran, says some people are trying to undermine the importance of compulsory hijab, the head to toe cover for women. Speaking during...

IRAN STILL A LEADING EXECUTIONER OF MINORS, REPORT SAYS

By RICK GLADSTONEJAN. 25, 2016 Iran is one of the leading executioners of juvenile offenders, despite its improved legal protections for children and a pledge more than two decades ago to end the death penalty for...

Hillary Clinton Empowers Dictators

December 12, 2014​By Manda Zand Ervin In her speech in Georgetown University in Washington, Mrs. Clinton said “America should ’empathize’ and ‘show respect’ for its enemies” Who is the enemy that Mrs. Clinton is referring to,...