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The Chosen One

She sat in silence for a minute and then continued to recollect her horror story.

Merely 15 years old, her life was scarred, with acid. 243 more words


Indian Holy Man Arrested Following Clashes at Ashram

A self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru was arrested Wednesday, putting an end to his protracted efforts to evade the police during which six people died and nearly 200 were injured. 281 more words

Iranian protest in foreign countries in support of humanity in Iran

HalghehNews reports: following the acid attacks on Iranian women, increasing the number of illegal arrest in Iran, and hunger strike of Mohammad Ali Taheri supporters of humanity in Iran launched protests in major cities around the world.  111 more words

Mohammad Ali Taheri

Acid Attacks in Iran

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Within the past month, there have been eight reports of women suffering severe injuries from acid attacks in the city of Isfahan, Iran. 1,091 more words

Iran reckons with its misogynist vice groups

Just to prove that I’m not one of those liberals (whoever they are, I mean Sam Harris and Bill Maher said they exist so obviously they must really exist and not just be made up) who ignores the Islamic world’s massive problem with gender relations, let’s talk about a remarkable… 886 more words


Artist Responses to Isfahan Acid Attacks

A string of attacks against women in Isfahan, reportedly for not wearing proper hijab, began early this summer. While reports of numbers vary from source to source, it has been said that up to 10 women have been victims of said attacks; in most cases, women were walking outside when a motorcyclist drove by and threw a bucket or bottle of acid at them. 1,390 more words


Acid Burns In Isfahan

Protest in #Isfahan city against recent spate of #AcidAttacks on women RT @MeetIran pic.twitter.com/llCjoad2Tk

— Henry Bouvier (@HB2it) October 24, 2014

A series of acid attacks on women in Iran’s third-largest city 

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The Dish

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