Tragedy



UPDATE (8th Sept) – The claim that the two sisters were sentenced to be raped appears to be false, so you can ignore this petition – my apologies. Here is an Amnesty International petition for you to sign – Please do not skip this, international attention truly does get results. […]

Take Action: Two Sisters to be raped as punishment – Please demand justice


Reyhaneh Jabbari, 26, was hanged last Saturday despite an international campaign for her release over her seven years in prison. She was arrested in 2007 for the murder of Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former employee of Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence. Reyhaneh Jabbari confessed to the murder immediately after her arrest, though she did […]

Final message of woman executed in Iran





Robert Fisk wrote a tragically heartrending article in the UK Independent a couple of days ago. Its a topic that should not simply be shuffled into the “Oh that’s interesting category” and then forgotten ago … but rather is a subject that demands action … Honor Killings … It is […]

Murder of at least 20,000 women a year