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For Iran and the US, public health is a political weapon

For Iran and the US, public health is a political weapon

This article was first published on Open Democracy With or without the US sanctions, the Iranian regime is neither capable nor interested in prioritizing the well-being of its citizens. While the COVID-19 virus continues to prey on vulnerable lives in Iran and across...

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A Conversation About U.S. Sanctions on Iran

A Conversation About U.S. Sanctions on Iran

Shiyam Galyon of War Resisters League in conversation with Sina Zekavat about  U.S. Sanctions on Iran.  Last month,  the US increased sanctions on Iran. What do  people in the United States need to know about these sanctions? That they are primarily hurting ordinary...

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Gender Violence, Political Activism & Imprisonment in Egypt

Gender Violence, Political Activism & Imprisonment in Egypt

While nine years ago female protesters struggled with violence on the street, female dissidents today face worse consequences in political prisons. This includes the famous human rights lawyer Mahienour El Massry, who has been in and out of prison for the past 15...

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Protest Removal of Palestine From Coronavirus Map

Protest Removal of Palestine From Coronavirus Map

A large platform for sharing global figures on COVID-19 patients and deaths decided to completely remove Palestine and now counts Palestinian cases as Israeli. The World Health Organization (WHO) figures got simply changed by the department at John Hopkins University....

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