There once lived a person named:

Before the Revolution, he made radical radio outside the country for broadcast within.  His advanced degree was earned in California, ahead of an activist return to Tehran.

Reported executions

20 October 2014
663 This year (2014)
890 Last year (2013)
573 In 2012
684 In 2011
818 In 2010
440 In 2009

From the library

" I was involved in the events following the assault on the University of Tehran student dormitories...which resulted in my arrest. I spent four years in prison for this case, of which three months was spent in solitary confinement."

INTERRUPTED LIVES: Portraits of Student Repression in Iran

"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.

Working towards peaceful transition in Iran
by documenting human rights abuses and promoting democratic values

Omid Memorial

Home to thousands of executed victims of all ages and all walks of life.
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