From biology teacher to doctor to Minister of Education, she made a big impact on schooling in Iran. In the end, her independent mind and passion for improving girls’ education were seen as a threat.
"Interrupted Lives" is a traveling exhibit that tells the story of Iranian students who have been punished for expressing their beliefs. Thousands have been victims of politically motivated arrests or executions during the past three decades.
Home to thousands of executed victims of all ages and all walks of life.
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