Search Results for Tag: Shirin Ebadi
Forty years ago, Ayatollah Khomeini founded the Islamic Republic of Iran. There is little excitement left from those times; even pro-reform forces are exhausted, except for the women among them.
Date11.02.2019 | 12:11
TagsFreedom of Speech Award, Hezbollah, Iran, Iraq, Islamis Revolution, Mohammed Khatami, Nezam, Nobel Peace Prize, Shah Reza Pehlavi, Shirin Ebadi, Tehran, women's rights
“I see no other option but to start a hunger strike from August 23. It is the only way I can express my protest against the continued pressure on my family and friends,” wrote jailed Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh in a note posted on her husband’s Facebook page.
Date28.08.2018 | 14:51
TagsBarbara Lochbihler, Evin prison, Farhad Meisami, Hassan Rouhani, Human rights, hunger strike, Iran, Nasrin Sotoudeh, Shirin Ebadi, women's rights
A new book “Usensurert” (Uncensored) by Norwegian journalist Birgitte C. Huitfeldt presents a look behind the veil of what it means to be a woman in the Muslim world. Jan Tomes talked to her about their concerns.
Date04.07.2017 | 14:53
TagsBirgitte C. Huitfeldt, Canan Arin, Hajer Sharief, Mehla Ahmed Talebna, Nawal El Saadawi, Rana Husseini, Shirin Ebadi, Usensurert
A new book “Usensurert” (Uncensored) by Norwegian non-fiction writer and journalist Birgitte C. Huitfeldt takes a look behind the veil of what it means to be a woman in the Muslim world.
Date04.07.2017 | 11:38
TagsAmal Basha, Brigitte C. Huitfledt, Hajer Sharief, Hanan Ashrawi, Nawal El Saadawi, Nobel Peace Prize, Rafah Nached, Rana Husseini, Shirin Ebadi, Unsensurert, Women talk online, women's rights