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Iran, the Green Movement, and Cricket

Josh Shahryar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Shahryar

The key to the Iranian opposition's success is consistency. Every time it has called for a protest, now over more than eight months, it has put people on the ground.

Top Iran Dissident Dies

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The spiritual father of Iran's reform movement died Sunday at the age of 87, prompting thousands of his followers to immediately ...

Iran Bans Memorials For Montazeri In Wake Of Violence

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran banned memorials for the country's most senior dissident cleric and reiterated a stern warning to the opposition Thursday, a...

He Stood up to the Ayatollah

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

Iranians mourn the passing of Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri, who died this week. It was his voice of support for the people that gave a few other power players the courage to speak up too.