Sunday, August 28, 2011

Protests over Lake Urmia

 Flamingos of the Lake Urmia. It was yesterday.
The lake is extincting now.

large number of people have taken part in demonstrations in the cities Orumiyeh and Tabriz . It was an environmental and political protest in the same time: on August 16, 2011, the Iranian Parliament rejected a "motion to invest funding to increase the inflow of water into Lake Urmia to save it from a complete extinction.

Monday, August 22, 2011

Libyans are on the right way to democracy (?)

At least this report made me hopeful, that Libyan rebels are on the right way to democracy, that they are not installing one dictatorship instead of Gaddafi's:

Rebel spokesman Mahmoud Shammam promises that Gaddafi will not be harmed and that the rebels want to see him stand trial in Libya. He tells Sky News:

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Imprisoned Student Activist: Ali-Akbar Mohammdzadeh

 Student Activist, Ali-Akbar Mohammadzadeh

Introduction - This is Ali-Akbar Mohammadzadeh, the 22 years old head of the Islamic Association of Sanati-Sharif University. Actually, Islamic Associations are normal student organizations and have nothing to do with Islam anymore. The organizations were called Islamic after the Islamic Revolution. Since the members were elected and generations changed by time, the members and ideas changed, but the name didn't.