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Video: Israelis in West Jerusalem Call for Attack on Iran ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Iran, society, culture, violence, ethics, corruption, freedoms, humans, interesting, abuse, government, rights, news, safety )

Carrie No
- 78 days ago -
I set out in West JerusalemâEUR(TM)s Yafo Street to find out what Israelis thought about the agreement. The range of responses reflected the continuous right-ward shift and the complete militarization of Jewish Israeli society against a backdrop of apathy.
Iran Is on Its Way to Become a Great Power, and Israel Is Left With the Crumbs
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Iran, Israel, government, politics, society, culture, humans, interesting, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie No
- 79 days ago -
Iran and Israel could have been twins, if they weren't sworn enemies, but now that the former has cast away its 'irrational country' mantle, Israel will have to figure out how to undergo its own makeover.
American Pastor Saeed Writes Letter Thanking President Obama for Standing Up For The Persecuted ~ TEXT & PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: government, President Obama, Pastor Saeed Abedini, Iran, U.S., Christians, religion, rights, freedoms, ethics, family, law, interesting, society, world, safety, news )

Carrie No
- 252 days ago -
Yesterday, Pastor Saeed told a family member in Iran who was able to visit him that President ObamaâEUR(TM)s willingness to take the time to meet with his wife and kids greatly encouraged him.
Iran Threatens to Flood Gaza With 'Millions' of Iranian Fighters
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, Gaza, Syria, Muslims, Islam, Middle East, crime, culture, freedoms, murder, politics, religion, rights, safety, violence, world )

- 323 days ago -
The head of Iran's Basij paramilitary force has claimed it is raising an army of "millions" to flood Gaza and Syria to support Tehran's allies.
British-Iranian Volleyball Prisoner Moved to Notorious Murderers' Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: saria law, women's rights, Iran, imprisonment, activist )

- 330 days ago -
Ghoncheh Ghavami, the young Iranian women rights activist jailed for attempting to enter a men-only stadium to watch a volleyball match, has been transferred to a high security prison in south Tehran that holds criminals, according to opposition website
Young Woman Jailed for Wanting to Watch Sport in Iran ! Demand Her Release ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, environment, Iran, women )

- 372 days ago -
Ghoncheh Ghavami, a 25 year old Iranian-British national, was arrested on 30 June 2014 after peacefully protesting Iran's ban on women in sports stadiums. She was taken to Tehran's notorious Evin Prison, locked in solitary confinement without access
Six Arrested for Being 'Happy' in Tehran
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, Iran, womens' rights, music, cultural freedoms, repression, government, freedoms, culture, ethics, women, rights, news )

- 505 days ago -
The video shows six young people, including unveiled women, dancing on Tehran rooftops to Pharrell William's song Happy.
Iran Passes 'Pedophilia' Law to Let Men Marry Adopted Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: girls, Iran, Islam, Muslims, pedophilia, paedophilia, child, children, crime, culture, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

- 710 days ago -
Iran lawmakers passed a measure -- in a bill aimed at protecting the rights of children, no less -- that allows for men to marry their adopted daughters, so long as the girls are at least 13 years old. Children's rights activists are alarmed, The Guardi
Meet the Iranian Graduate Student Who Is Obviously Too Sexy to Serve on Any City Council
Society & Culture  (tags: women, society, culture, ethics, iran, women's rights, family, government, freedoms, world, rights, news )

- 782 days ago -
A woman who won a spot a seat on a city council in Iran has been disqualified from serving because she is just too hot.
Iran's Government Encourages and Subsidizes Gender Reassignment Surgeries
Society & Culture  (tags: world, politics, iran, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, gayrights, freedoms, world, rights, culture, ethics, politics, religion, family, society, news, government )

- 974 days ago -
The Islamic Republic of Iran blesses and encourages sex-change operations on behalf of a policy that considers every citizen not heterosexual as a spirit born in the wrong body.
Iran Unveils Machine for Amputating Thieves' Fingers
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, finger cutting machine, crime punishment )

- 982 days ago -
No one can ever say that Iran is not pulling ahead in important technological fields. The man shown getting his finger cut off was charged with robbery and adultery in the city of Shiraz. He was also sentenced to three years in prison and 99 lashes.
Iran: Alcohol Drinkers Sentenced to Death
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, Islam, Sharia Law, Alcohol, death, freedoms, religion, politics, violence )

- 1197 days ago -
Under Iranian sharia, certain crimes such as sodomy, rape, theft, fornication, apostasy and consumption of alcohol for the third time are considered to be ''claims of God'' and they therefore have mandatory death sentences. The 2 have been whipped 160x.
Appeal Against the Detention of Women Activists in Iran ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, Iran, activists, detention )

- 1603 days ago -
The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation
Free Nasrin Sotoudeh, Human Rights Defence Lawyer on Trial in Iran ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, human rights, Iran, children )

- 1762 days ago -
Nasrin Sotoudeh is a leading human rights lawyer widely respected for her efforts on behalf of juveniles facing the death penalty and for her defense of prisoners of conscience.
Remove Iran From the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, rights, women, girls, Iran )

- 1983 days ago -
Join with the Southwest Institute for ViolenceFree learning (SWIVL) in support of human rights for women and girls.

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