Iran

Iran’s Hunger Striking Political Prisoners are Largely Ignored

Human rights record has deteriorated markedly in Iran according to human rights organizations including Amnesty International.

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Let's stand against the anti-Arab wave of racism in Iran

Let's stand against the anti-Arab wave of racism in Iran

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Reform VOA-Persian Service to better communicate US policy to the peoples of Iran

Reform VOA-Persian Service to better communicate US policy to the peoples of Iran

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Dams: Iran's Weapons of Marsh Destruction Daneil Brett

Daniel Brett, Economic and political analyst The Garden of Eden is dying. Reputed to be two of Eden's four rivers, the Karoun and Karkheh have been reduced to a trickle as an environmental disaster is unfolds in the Ahwaz region. One of the Middle East's last verdant areas is being turned into a wasteland as Iran pursues its drive to power up its economy by building a massive complex of dams and divert waters to central Iran.

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Manifesto of Centre for Combating Racism and Discrimination against Arabs in Iran

The Persian Language Academy was founded in 1935 ten years after overthrowing of Sheikh Khazaal, the last ruler of Arabestan, to eliminate Arabic language and other languages of Iranian nations. The Academy worked as one base of Shahenshahi system of Iran. The second Academy was founded during Mohamadreza Shah Era to carry out the same duty. Now, the third Academy of Persian Language of Islamic Republic, the legacy eater of former Academies, follows the same anti-national role in time of nations’ uprising.

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