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“It seems reasonable to speculate that in the early hours of January 8 a calamitous incident was contrived to happen.”
The 1979 Islamic Revolution stripped Ebadi of her judgeship after it banned women from holding the position, forcing her to stay home and raise her two daughters. A decade later, she opened a law firm and became vocal against the country’s laws that discriminate against women and others.
Two former officials of the US National Security State become the most vocal critics of US policy toward Tehran Glenn Greenwald guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 9 April 2013 11.19 EDT Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iran’s president, right, faces objections from MPs during a speech to the parliament in Tehran on 3 February. Photograph: Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images Flynt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett are two […]