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Baha'i poet Mahvash Sabet, who was jailed for nearly a decade in Iran, has been selected as the 2017 International Writer of Courage.
Sabet was one of seven Baha'i leaders arrested in 2008 and convicted of espionage and spreading propaganda against the clerical establishment.
She was released in September.
Baha’is face state persecution in Iran where their faith is not recognized in the country’s constitution.
New Zealand's official election results have seen the country's first-ever refugee elected to Parliament.
Ms Ghahraman has a lot to celebrate - she's making history. When she's sworn in as an MP, she'll be New Zealand's first refugee to do so.
The Green MP is a human rights lawyer by trade and has an impressive record, taking on war criminals from Cambodia and Yugoslavia at The Hague.
Condolences to America, condolences to humanity, BAN the goddamn assault guns/ murder machines in America.
His previous executive orders were all challenged by U.S. Courts, undoubtedly this one will be challenged as well, so will the 4th, 5th, ....times.
Islamist fascists’ Ambassador to Germany at the time of murders is now living in U.S. lobbying for Islamist fascists.