Anniversary Video of the Raid on the Baha’i Institute for Higher Education

Since the 1979 revolution, when the Islamic Republic of Iran came to power, members of the Baha’i Faith, that country’s largest non-Muslim religious minority, have faced relentless state-mandated persecution. In its continuous attempt to destroy the Baha’i community the government has, for nearly thirty years, denied Baha’is the right to attend any of Iran’s universities.

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Worldwide Action Calls for Immediate Release of Bahá’í Leaders and Other Iranian Prisoners of Conscience

In 12 cities around the world on Sunday, April 8, 2012, supporters of seven imprisoned Bahá’í leaders marched, held signs, rode bikes, and organized mobile billboard tours in an initiative coordinated by United for Iran and the international Bahá’í community. The day of action marked a combined total of 10,000 days the seven have spent in prison solely due to adherence to their faith.شنبه ی گذشته هواداران هفت رهبر بهایی زندانی در 12 شهر دنیا در برنامه ای که توسط اتحاد برای ایران و جامعه بین المللی بهاییان سازمان دهی شده بود شرکت کردند. راهپیمایی، حمل پلاکارد، دوچرخه سواری و نمایش بیلبوردهای سیار از جمله کنش ها در این برنامه ها بود. این روز (روز اجرای برنامه ها)، در مجموع 10000 امین روزی است که رهبران بهایی در ایران در زندان به سر برده اند. این هفت تن تنها به خاطر عقاید و باورهایشان زندانی شده اند.

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Action to Demand Release of Seven Baha’i Leaders Unjustly Imprisoned

Seven leaders of the Baha’i community have to date spent 10,000 total days behind bars in Iran solely on the basis of their faith. United4Iran joins the Baha’i International Community in raising awareness about their unjust imprisonment and urging their immediate release. We are urging you now to continue to ask for their unconditional release. An online letter can be found…تنها به خاطر اعتقادات خود، این هفت رهبر بهایی تاکنون مجموعا 10000 روز را در زندان به سر برده اند. اتحاد برای ایران به جامعه بین المللی بهاییان می پیوندد تا در مورد حبس ناعادلانه رهبران بهایی آگاهی رسانی کند و آزادی هرچه سریعتر آنان را مطالبه کند. اسامی این هفت رهبر بهایی به شرح زیر است…

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United4Iran Joins 20 NGOs around the World Calling for the Extension of Mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur

To the member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council: As you know, the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on Iran is currently up for renewal and will be put to a vote before the Human Rights Council on March 21st or 22nd. At a time when the human rights situation in Iran has deteriorated significantly and Iran continues to refuse to cooperate with UN bodies, it is critical for…

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Angels of Iran: Documentary Series – Week of January 23

Angels of Iran Single Arrows Productions presents Angels of Iran, a compelling series of short documentaries featuring stories of individuals who have faced persecution under the Islamic Republic of Iran. Every week a new video will be released as part of the campaign... read more

Angels of Iran: Documentary Series – Week of January 16

Angels of Iran Single Arrows Productions presents Angels of Iran, a compelling series of short documentaries featuring stories of individuals who have faced persecution under the Islamic Republic of Iran. Every week a new video will be released as part of the campaign... read more

Education Under Fire: A Documentary & Conversation

Education Under Fire, a documentary produced by Single Arrow Productions and co-sponsored by Amnesty International, is a 30-minute documentary that profiles the growth, struggle, and inspiring spirit of the Baha’i Institute for Higher Education. Baha’is in... read more

Brazil Rallies Against Religious Intolerance

Content below abbreviated from Comunidade Bahai do Brasil On the main street of Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro – one of the world’s most famous beachfronts in the world – members of various religions gathered on September 18th, 2011 to claim the right to freedom of... read more

Azadi Square Around the World!

Amnesty International USA and United4Iran partnered to coordinate an Azadi Square Campaign to demonstrate solidarity with the people of Iran in their struggle for human rights. Azadi (Freedom) Square in Tehran is a prominent public place where some of the massive... read more

7,734 Days of Injustice: Support Iran’s 7 Baha’i Leaders

On Saturday (May 14, 2011), six of Iran’s seven Baha’i Leaders – Fariba Kamalabadi, Jamaloddin Khanjani, Afif Naeimi, Saeid Rezaie, Behrouz Tavakkoli and Vahid Tizfahm – will begin their fourth year in prison. The seventh member of the group – Mahvash Sabet – was... read more
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