Proud struggles of Iranian women for 150 years

Iranian Women, Vanguards in the Struggle for Freedom

Navid Felker 08 November 2019

By Navid Felker

Margaret Mead’s after a lifetime of observing very diverse cultures around the world came to this conclusion, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

This is the story of the Iranian women’s rights activist, is a list of accomplishments against all odds, of effective strategies and disgraceful tactics used to outwit opponents and make the most of limited resources. It’s a dramatic tale, filled with great women facing down incredible obstacles to achieve the most basic civil right in Iran.

A video published by Britain’s Sun on November 1, 2019 shows an angry male Iranian State Security Force officer roughly grabbing an unsuspecting teenage girl and forcefully flinging her on to the ground

The Sun - Iran’s Shocking moment: Police throw teenage girl to the ground because she wasn’t wearing a hijab

Navid Felker 02 November 2019

By Navid Felker

A video published by Britain’s Sun on November 1, 2019, shows an angry male Iranian State Security Force officer roughly grabbing an unsuspecting teenage girl and forcefully flinging her on to the ground - because she wasn't wearing a hijab.

The video shows the girl was grabbed and shoved by the large, male officer while walking along a street, in broad daylight in front of people in an Iranian street.

Maryam Rajavi, Voice of the Voiceless people of Iran

Maryam Rajavi, Voice of the Voiceless People of Iran

Azita Carlson 17 October 2019

By Azita Carlson

In a book published in 1993, titled Islamic Fundamentalism: The New Global Threat, the Iranian Resistance warned the world about a rising monster. After being defeated in its eight-year war with Iraq, the mullahs' regime ruling Iran leaped across the region, from the Caucasus to the Middle East to the Horn of Africa, while retooling its organizational capacity to carry out suppression within Iran's borders and to export terrorism beyond those frontiers.

17 female political prisoners in Evin prison issued a statement condemning the arrest of aging mothers by the Islamic Republic.

Iran: Statement of 17 Female Political Prisoners in Evin Prison

Armin Baldwin 15 October 2019

By Armin Baldwin

17 female political prisoners in Evin prison issued a statement condemning the arrest of aging mothers by the Islamic Republic. The detainees had gathered to protest against the conditions of their children in Iran’s prisons. The signatories of the statement described the Iranian government as a “misogynistic rule” that confronts women who struggle for freedom and justice.

The text of the statement follows:

Sahar Khodayari’s death created a major firestorm in both Iran and the West, highlighting the perils for female sports fans under the Iranian regime.

Iran’s Publicity Stunt of Women in Football Stadium

Armin Baldwin 12 October 2019

By Armin Baldwin

Last month, a female Iranian football fan, known widely as Blue Girl, set herself on fire at a courthouse in Tehran, after learning that she faced a six-month jail term for attending a soccer match, and sadly died from her injuries.

Sahar Khodayari’s death created a major firestorm in both Iran and the West, highlighting the perils for female sports fans under the regime. After being widely condemned and threatened with expulsion from FIFA, the mullahs were forced to backtrack temporarily on their ban on women in sports arenas and allow a limited number of women to watch the Iran-Cambodia match at Tehran’s Azadi Stadium.

Women in the MEK

Women’s Role in the MEK

Navid Felker 11 October 2019

By Navid Felker

The world suffers from the phenomenon of Islamic fundamentalism. Western governments spent billions of dollars to fight the Islamic State (ISIS), Al-Qaeda and many other groups around the globe. Islamic fundamentalism has taken the lives of thousands of innocent people.

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