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WATCH: Iranians Chant 'Death To The Dictator' At Funeral Protest

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Video clips from Iran show mourners chanting opposition slogans at the funeral of a dissident cleric in the larges...

Price Hikes Prompt Rare Protest In Iran

Posted 09.22.2012 | World

By NASSER KARIMI -- The Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran -- An Iranian news agency reports people have poured into the streets of a northeastern city ...

The Ballot or the Bullet: American Foreign Policy at a Crossroads

Ian Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ian Moss

Malcolm X called 1964 the year of "the ballot or the bullet." Today, it is only a matter of time before the bullet forces calls for freedom and democracy to be answered.

Iran Protests 2011: Dramatic Videos

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Following revolutionary protests in Egypt, Iranians have now also begun protesting, as thousands have taken to the streets. Protesters clashed with p...

Pink Floyd Hit Re-Worked As Iran Protest (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iran's politics and Pink Floyd make strange bedfellows in an updated take on the classic 1979 anthem "Another Brick In The Wall" sung by an exiled Ira...

Ahmadinejad Speech Interrupted By Angry Crowd Shouting 'We Are Unemployed'

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Some Protesters Succeed In Iran

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Protests by merchants in Tehran's main bazaar forced authorities to back off of plans to increase taxes on their businesses, Iran...

Iran Protest: Tehran Police On Alert For Festival Demonstrations

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian riot police and militiamen fanned out around Tehran on Tuesday in a major show of force during a national festival that a...

Iranian Opposition Demoralized After Failed protests at revolution's anniversary | Thomas Erdbrink | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN -- The opposition supporters nervously smoked cigarettes in the kitchen as loud music blared from the empty living room. A student, a businessm...

Iran Opposition Leaders Urge Rally On Anniversary Of Shah's Overthrow

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A major Iranian opposition leader slammed his country's regime Wednesday and what he termed its tyrannical behavior after the disputed presidential el...

Iran Hangs Two Opposition Activists

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran on Thursday executed two men accused of involvement in an armed anti-government group, as the public prosecutor announced th...

Iran Admits Protesters Beaten To Death By Jailers

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — After months of denials, Iran acknowledged Saturday that at least three people detained in the country's postelection turmoil wer...

Iran: Newly Published Photos Document Election Brutality (Caution: Graphic) | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad prepares to speak to the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday, a trove of photographs most of which h...

Today is the Anniversary of the 1999 Iran Protest

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

Without the July 1999 protests, there could never have been June 2009. What the students courageously started then has led to a massive movement encompassing all Iranians.

Demonstrating for Freedom

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Vines

As mass protesting and violence continue to rage through the streets of Tehran, Iranian-Americans and sympathizers gathered at the U.N. Saturday to demonstrate on behalf of Iranian freedom.