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Young Iranians Sentenced To Lashes, Jail Time For 'Happy' Video

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.18.2014 | Religion

Seven young Iranian men and women have been sentenced to jail time and 91 lashes for the crime of being "Happy" and letting the world know. The gro...

'Happy' Video Shows Iran: It's Time to Let Your People Dance

Nazanin Boniadi | Posted 08.05.2014 | Impact
Nazanin Boniadi

Despite the onslaught of attacks against freedom of expression in Iran, the international community has largely averted its gaze until now, when Pharrell Williams' smash hit song "Happy" thrust Iran's dismal human rights record back into the spotlight.

Did Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Free 'Happy' Iranians?

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.21.2014 | Religion

The arrest of young Iranian men and women who created a video of themselves dancing to Pharrell Williams' "Happy" caught the attention of the world ye...

Police Arrest Young Iranians For 'Happy' Pharrell Video

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.21.2014 | Religion

UPDATE 5/21 -- Iranian political satirist and radio host Kambiz Hosseini, who started the #FreeHappyIranians hashtag, tweeted on May 21 that all of...