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Kaveh Mousavi

Author's details

Name: Kaveh Mousavi
Date registered: February 26, 2014

Biography

Kaveh Mousavi is the pseudonym of an atheist ex-Muslim living in Iran, subject to one of the world's remaining theocracies. He is a student of English Literature, an aspiring novelist, and part-time English teacher. He is passionate about politics, video games, heavy metal music, and cinema. He was born at the tenth anniversary of the Islamic Revolution of Iran. He has ditched the Islamic part, but has kept some of the revolutionary spirit.

Latest posts

  1. PSA: Never Trust Press TV — July 23, 2014
  2. Iranian Volleyball Watchers Protest Censorship and Political Prisoners — July 22, 2014
  3. Check Out Avicenna’s Very Important Post on a Rape Case in Afghanistan — July 21, 2014
  4. As an Ex-Muslim I Cannot Stop Caring About Islam Because It Still Defines My Life — July 21, 2014
  5. Yes, Khomeini Has Really Endorsed Pedophilia — July 20, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. “Libertarian” Is Not an Insult — 272 comments
  2. Libertarian Is Not an Insult Part 2 — 123 comments
  3. Culture is the Problem — 103 comments
  4. Iran Before and After the Shah: Clearing a Misunderstanding — 76 comments
  5. Afghan Election: Abdullah and Ahmadzai Go to the Second Round — 71 comments

Author's posts listings

Jul 23 2014

PSA: Never Trust Press TV

This originally was posted on Facebook, changed a bit. People, it’s pathetic to block people for questioning your source. A Facebook user shared a story from Press TV, which is officially and openly funded by the Islamic Republic, and it is very notorious as a blatant propaganda news agency, claiming that an Israeli MP has …

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Jul 22 2014

Iranian Volleyball Watchers Protest Censorship and Political Prisoners

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Iran’s volleyball team is good, becoming the fourth in the World League. Women were recently banned from watching the game in the stadium, which justifiably caused the volleyball world federation is banning Iran from taking part in future tournaments for its sexist policies. And when TV broadcasts the games taking place in other countries, it …

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Jul 21 2014

Check Out Avicenna’s Very Important Post on a Rape Case in Afghanistan

This is really important. I wanted to put it in my link round ups, But Avicenna brought up some major concerns in Facebook so I decided to do the best I can. Please share this as it needs to be read. This is the post: No Honour – The men have to wash their shame with …

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Jul 21 2014

As an Ex-Muslim I Cannot Stop Caring About Islam Because It Still Defines My Life

As I have mentioned I recently submitted to Hiba Krisht’s project Ex-Hijabi Photo Journal a guest post entitled 101 Sins I Commit During the World Cup and Ramadan Just in One Day. Now my post in particular and her project in general has received a reply, which I think capsulizes many problems ex-Muslims have with the attitudes they face, …

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Jul 20 2014

Yes, Khomeini Has Really Endorsed Pedophilia

Content note: pedophilia, very very VERY disgusting pedophilia imagery. Richard Dawkins tweeted this today: “@ateisthafiz: pic.twitter.com/AcoqB97yGE” Is this a genuine quote from Ayatollah Khomeini? Can it be authenticated? — Richard Dawkins (@RichardDawkins) July 20, 2014 Which has led people to search google and find this post by Dan Fincke, in which he quotes Maryam Namazie quoting …

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Jul 20 2014

My Problem with Chris Hall’s “Dawkins and Hitchens Are Over” Article

I don’t know if it’s this one article that people keep digging up and sharing on my Facebook feed or really it seems there’s a ton of them, but from time to time I stumble upon this Chris Hall article with a title like Hitchens, Dawkins and Harris Are Old News: A Totally Different Atheism Is on …

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Jul 19 2014

Check out my guest post at Ex-Hijabi Photo Journal about Ramadan

The great Hiba Krisht, aka Marwa Berro who has recently come out, and will soon grace FTB, and whom I very proud to call a friend, honored me and ran a post of my mine on her fantastic project Ex-Hijabi Photo Journal few days ago. I had no Internet access recently and my VPN was …

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Jul 12 2014

Link Round-Up 7/12/2014

Headline Story of the week: Mubarak Bala is a Nigerian openly atheist who has run into problem for leaving Islam. Read the report here and here. Story of the Week: Eduard Shevardnadze (1928-2014), the former Georgian president and the foreign minister of USSR during Gorbachev passed away last week. Read New Yorker obituary written by a Georgian, BBC …

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Jul 11 2014

Marco Rubio’s Incredibly Asinine Iran Sanction Proposal

Well, guys, it’s clear, Marco Rubio and this other senator better never talk about Iran ever because it’s apparent that their knowledge about it is worthless. Take a look (Via The Hill): Sens. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) introduced a bill Thursday that would impose sanctions against Iranian leaders who violate human rights. …

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Jul 10 2014

Culture is the Problem

Part of this post has been copy pasted from a Facebook discussion but not the majority of it. A strange thing that I have noticed in many western liberals, and I find it perplexing, is a respect for culture as a concept. Personally not only I think culture is not a good thing, I think it’s …

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