One Struggle for Human Rights in the Muslim World

Today, over 40 organizations will stage bold actions in 12 countries to promote human rights as part of “One Day, One Struggle,” an international campaign organized by the Coalition for Sexual and Bodily Rights in Muslim Societies (CSBR).   In its…

Iranian Women’s Rights in the International Spotlight

It’s been almost a year since the women and men of Iran made headlines by protesting in the streets of Tehran following the much-disputed presidential election. Unfortunately, the death of 26-year-old Neda Agha-Soltan was just the…

Pushing Back, Moving Forward: The Struggle for Gender Equality in Iran

Much has been in the news lately about Roxana Saberi, the Iranian American journalist released from prison Monday after an appeals court in Tehran rejected her sentence of eight years for allegedly spying for the United States.  Yet one of the most underreported stories in…