Article 115 of the Iranian Constitution covers the candidacy requirements for the office of the president of the Islamic Republic. According to this article the president must be elected from a pool of “religious and political men,” a phrase that has always triggered much dialogue during the presidential election season. Some interpret “men” in the [...]
As we approach the eleventh presidential election in the Islamic Republic of Iran, two of the candidates from the previous election remain under house arrest. Ahmadinejad’s main opponents were Mir Hossein Mousavi
Going on a hunger strike is probably the last method a prisoner chooses to be granted their basic rights. Currently, there are three political prisoners on hunger strikes in Iran.
Fariba Davoodi Mohajer, The Gonabadi Dervishes are among the minority groups who are under attack by the intelligence and security organizations of the Islamic Republic of Iran.