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Monthly Archive: October 2009

Oct 12 2009

The affinity between the far right and the Islamists

Read my first response to questions/comments made on the One Law for All campaign and November 21 rally. It is about racist parties and their affinity with the Islamists. You will need to go to the link to see the comment I am responding to: Here it my response: Thank you for your comments and …

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Oct 11 2009

Why November 21 is an important day for you

The One Law for All campaign is organising a rally against Sharia and all religious-based laws in Britain and across the world and in defence of human rights and secularism on November 21 in London. Rally organisers are calling upon those who cannot get to London to organise rallies or acts of solidarity in various …

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Oct 11 2009

Behnoud Shojaie was executed at dawn today in Iran

Today, one day after the International Day against the Death Penalty, the Islamic Republic of Iran executed juvenile offender Behnoud at dawn despite the widespread international and national campaign to save his life. He was executed whilst hundreds had gathered in his defence outside Evin prison in Tehran, including his family and the mothers of …

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Oct 09 2009

Maryam Namazie’s act against child executions in Trafalgar Square

See photos of Iran Solidarity activist Maryam Namazie’s act of solidarity with the people of Iran and against child executions. Video to follow:

Oct 09 2009

Stop killing our children

Iran Solidarity is outraged at the imminent executions of several other child offenders by the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Islamic Republic of Iran executes more per capita than any country in the world and is one of the few remaining states that continues to execute minors. This Sunday, October 11, Behnoud Shojaee and Akram …

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Oct 08 2009

Urgent Action: Juveniles to be executed on Oct 11 in Iran

Urgent letter from Mina Ahadi and Nazanin Afshin-Jam to save the lives of convicted juveniles who will be executed within the next three days (Persian translation below) Behnoud Shojaee and Akram Mahdavi are scheduled to be executed in Evin prison this Sunday October 11 which falls one day after the International Day Against Execution. Some …

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Oct 07 2009

50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists

Recent religious and philosophical debate from self-proclaimed “atheists” has challenged the ethical, scientific, and political implications behind belief and non-belief, and the potential damage that can be done in the crusade to promote a certain brand of faith. A handful of spokespeople have appeared on the mount in defense of their non-belief, including authors Richard …

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