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Iran Student Protests

Iranian Students Stage Protests

wsj.com | FARNAZ FASSIHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

BEIRUT--Iranian students staged antigovernment protests nationwide Tuesday, turning an annual commemoration of student political activism into an oppo...

Iran Cracks Down On Student Dissent In Universities

AP | SCHEHEREZADE FARAMARZI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIRUT — As they gear up for a major anti-government protest Monday, Iranian students are besieged by a clampdown in the universities, with a wa...

Iran's Perennial Quest for Reform: A Closer Look at the Student Movement

Shirin Mohammadi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Mohammadi

In Iran, politically active students -- those who are not backed by the government -- risk not only imprisonment, but in many cases, expulsion from their studies.

Iran's Forgotten Movement

Shirin Mohammadi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Mohammadi

As the international community continues to focus its attention on Tehran's nuclear activities, the efforts of the Iranian student movement are being widely ignored.

Void the Elections or Risk Violence

Shirin Ebadi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Ebadi

Security forces have killed an estimated four students, many others have been injured. According to the students themselves, 300 of their brethren have been arrested in these past few days.

Iranian Students Protest: 'Down With The Dictatorship'

GlobalVoices | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A group of students held a protest rally against the Iranian government and president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at the University of Tehran on Sunday to com...