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Iran Election Protests

Iran Torture Trials Begin

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The trial in Iran opened Tuesday for 12 suspects accused of torturing to death three anti-government protesters tortured in priso...

Iran Election Violence Probe Wanted By Britain, France

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — Britain and France led a call Monday for an international probe into the violence that followed last year's disputed presidential elect...

Mothers Arrested Before Opposition Rally In Iran

nytimes.com | NAZILA FATHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Ahead of a planned opposition rally on Monday, Iran tightened security and arrested over 20 mothers who were mourning children killed in the unrest th...

Becoming a Green Girl

Charlotte Safavi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Charlotte Safavi

I resolve to march again soon. Because I can. Because I want Iranian women to be able to do so safely. Because I want to take my American son to Iran one day.

Iranian Women: We Feel Cheated, Frustrated, And Betrayed (UPDATES)

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Diane Tucker

Look closely at the images of mass demonstrations taking place in Iran this week and you will see them: thousands of brave Iranian women taking to the streets to protest an election they feel was stolen.

The Rape of Taraneh: Prison Abuse of Iran's Protesters

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

The strategies and ultimate goals are the same for any kind of torture: to humiliate, disembody, extract confessions and permanently terrorize the victims to prevent further 'disturbances'.

King of Pop

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joe Peyronnin

Americans love their shooting stars. Stars who demand attention, win affection and adulation, and then prematurely burn out.

Iran's Revolutionary Guard Orders End To All "Deviant News Sites"

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran directly accused the United States of meddling in the deepening crisis over a disputed presidential election and broadened i...