June 2013 (4)
Jun 24 2013 12:11PM
Death of Afshin Osanloo in the Iranian Prison
Once again one of the political prisoners died in prison after years of torture and harsh conditions which exist in the notorious Rejaishahr prison in Iran. Afhsin Osanloo, brother of Mansoor Osanloo, the ex-bus drivers's syndicate dir...
Jun 19 2013 5:46PM
Women Were Not Allowed to Enter Football Stadium in Iran
On Wednsday, when Iran was playing for the world cup final and eventually won, hundreds of women gathered at the Azadi (Freedom) Stadium to watch and celebrate the Iranian national team play against South Korea. They were not allowed i...
Jun 11 2013 12:29PM
When Sleeping Women Wake, Mountains Move
When Sleeping Women Wake, Mountains Move This was the title of a conference convened by Justice for Iran on Saturday 8 June at Regent’s College, London. The packed Turke Hall once again witnessed speaker after speaker talk of their exp...
Jun 8 2013 9:47AM
Police brutality against protestors in Turkey who demand democracy
Protestors in Turkey, men & women demanded their beautiful Taqusim Square be spared demolition to give way to a shopping mall. This was how thousands gathered at the Square to raise their voices. The police response was extreme brutali...