Police Tear-Gas Mourners Who Gather 40 Days After Neda’s Horrific Death

Remember that horrific video of an Iranian woman being shot to death during the post-election violence in Iran? Well, her name was Neda Agha-Soltan and today hundreds of people gathered…

Nikki Dowling | July 30, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Is Turning Neda Into An Icon The Answer?

Yesterday we posted about Neda, the Iranian woman who was gunned down during protests in Tehran this weekend. Her brutal death was caught on camera and posted on YouTube, and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 23, 2009 - 1:00 pm

I Am Neda: Could This Be The Birth Of A New Iranian Revolution?

It’s been 10 days since the controversial election in Iran. And ever since, Iranian women have been protesting in full force for a fair election. But on Saturday night, a…

Justine Fields | June 22, 2009 - 12:50 pm