Tag : persecution

A Shocking Verdict

Recent news of the 20 year sentence for the 7 Baha’i leaders in Iran has sent shock waves throughout the world.  It has been 3 years since their arrest and they were never given a fair trial. A year ago ..

Video 'Persecution' now available for download

Today marks the 2 year anniversary since the 7 Baha’i leaders in Iran were arrested and incarcerated.  The injustice towards them prevails and no real trial date has been set.  Currently, they are confined to two small cells in Tehran’s ..

'Persecution' Video for Bahai Human Rights Day

A few months ago I shared a song called ‘Persecution’ about the 7 Baha’i leaders imprisoned in Iran. Today was scheduled to be the day of their so-called trial, although recent information indicates that the date has been delayed once ..

Iranian on the outside, World Citizen on the inside

I watch the news and the clips in horror of what’s going on in Iran right now after the elections.  I am also filled with sorrow at the way the Iranian Baha’is, the largest religious minority group, are being treated.  ..

Anniversary of Incarceration of 7 Baha'is in Iran

Today marks the one year anniversary of the imprisonment of the 7 Baha’i leaders in Iran.  Here is a new video addressing the grave issue.  Please also download and share our song ‘Persecution’ that was composed in honor of all ..

Urgent Appeal by the Baha'is of Shiraz

As Baha’is around the world celebrate the Festival of Ridvan, the most holy of all Baha’i Festivals, the sad news of the increased persecution and suffering of the Baha’is in Iran reminds us of how much injustice there is in ..

Lyrics for Persecution

First of all, I want to thank those of you who have shared the song ‘Persecution’ with all your friends so that we can spread the word about the plight of our dear Baha’i friends in Iran.  I have been ..

New song 'Persecution' dedicated to Baha'is in Iran

I am moved to share with you, Persecution, the new song I wrote about in my previous post about the persecution of the Baha’is in Iran, and the unjust arrest of 7 Baha’i leaders there. You can hear it right ..

Persecution of 7 Bahais in Iran

You may recently have heard about the situation of the 7 Baha’i leaders who have been imprisoned in Iran.  In March 2008, they were taken from their homes and held captive until now.  For the first few months, no one ..

The Baha'is in Iran

Yesterday I had a conversation with a dear friend of mine who shared her experiences of meeting one of her relatives who had come from Iran for a reunion with their family. Her relative had recounted some of the stories ..

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