Dr. Nina Ansary is a prominent scholar and historian who has recently published the preeminent book detailing the history of Iran’s Women’s Movement, Jewels of Allah: The Untold Story of Women in Iran.
INN Special: Interview and Conversation with Richard Raymond, Director of Desert Dancer, in Theatres April 10
Listen to the full interview by Sam Razi of the Director of Desert Dancer, Richard Raymond, here: Sam Razi’s Twitter: @samrazi Richard Raymond’s Twitter: @richieraymond
A brave new documentary by the fantastic team at NBC News. Here is a preview posted to YouTube by Ann Curry.
Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey and Iran President Hassan Rouhani Exchange Tweets on Net Freedom in Iran
Twitter has completely changed the way people of influence communicate with each and with their audiences, in conversations that take place in real-time for the world to witness. But this fact doesn’t dull the wonder of it all. Last week we saw the Twitter accounts of Iran’s new President, Hassan Rouhani, and the White House [...]
The possible diplomacy of a moderate president like Rouhani can be a catalyst for human rights and systematic change, but it cannot be done in a vacuum.
Journalist yells “Remember, Mousavi must be present!” at President-Elect Rouhani live press conference
It was bound to happen. President-elect Dr. Hassan Rouhani ran on a campaign of hope and prudence, and on June 14 shocked the world by being elected as Iran’s new president (to be sworn-in in August). One of his key campaign promises was to create a more open atmosphere in Iran following the 2009 presidential [...]