Senators propose sanctions against Islamic Republic over plot to kidnap Masih Alinejad

Democratic Senators Ben Cardin and Republican Pat Toomey introduced legislation on Dec. 2, 2021 that ...

Second anniversary of the Bloody November: Islamic Republic pressures the families

Two years after the Islamic Republic brutally cracked down on peaceful protests in November 2019, ...

Those who challenge by showing their hair

In Iran, women are sentenced to long prison terms only for taking off their veils ...

Joe Biden’s Iran Plan Needs To Focus More On Human Rights

Promoting the cause of democracy and human rights in Iran should be a pillar of ...


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Battleground of Emotions: propagation of Outrage after Sepideh Rashno’s Forced Confession

Viewers in Iran three weeks ago were treated to spectacle worthy of George Orwell’s 1984. On three separate nights, four women were brought on the main channel of the State-owned ...

Hunted in Brooklyn: Activist targeted by Iran in assassination plot says Rushdie attack has made her more determined than ever

Maish Alinejad survived two assassination plots in as many years. She talks to Richard Hall about her work and living in safe houses. when Masih Alinejad first ...

Opinion- Life in a safe house: Why I sympathize with Salman Rushdie

By Masih Alinejad Masih Alinejad is an Iranian journalist, author and women’s rights campaigner. A member of the Human Rights Foundation’s International Council, she hosts ...

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