An Iranian Woman Sacrifices Herself for Women’s Rights: Where Are Western Women’s Rights Activists?

By Banafsheh Zand and Sophie Baron   On September 9th, nine days after she set herself on fire in front

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Death of Iranian female football fan triggers widespread reactions by celebrities

Source: AVAToday Iranian celebrities reacted to the death of Sahar Khodayari, a female football fan who died in hospital after

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Are The Abducted By Daesh Yazidi Women And Girls In Iran?

By Ewelina U. Ochab Source: Forbes The world will remember the atrocities perpetrated by Daesh fighters against religious minorities in

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Inside Iran’s Evin prison former detainees say ‘every day is a day of suffering’

By Tracey Shelton and Julia Holman Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Former inmates have described being subjected to mock executions, beatings and psychological

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Iran ‘wants to swap British-Australian women for Iranian jailed in US’

By Bill Gardner and Leila Molana-Allen Source: The Telegraph Iran is believed to be holding two British-Australian women captive in the hope

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FIFA Organizes Iran Visit After Female Fan Death

Source: Agence France Presse (AFP) via RadioFarda   Lausanne – FIFA said on Wednesday it will send officials to Iran

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Iran: Shocking death of football fan who set herself on fire exposes impact of contempt for women’s rights

Source: Amnesty International Responding to reports that a young woman who set herself on fire after being summoned to court

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Female Football Fan In Iran Dies In Hospital From Burns

Source: RadioFarda   A young woman who had set herself on fire to protest her possible indictment for trying to

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Human Rights Watch analysis shows lopsided coverage of Iran versus Saudi Arabia

Source: Al Arabiya   While Saudi Arabia earlier this month introduced breakthrough changes allowing women over the age of 21

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Iran Sentences 3 to Long Prison Terms on Spying Charges

Source: Asharq Al-Awsat Iran’s judiciary has sentenced three people – two women and a man – to lengthy prison terms

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