Iran: Bloggers Trial

Shahram Kholdi says that Iranian bloggers Farid Modarresi and Hossein Abdollah Pour was tried yesterday for charges of insulting high-ranking officials of the Islamic Republic (two members of the Expediency Council and the former President, Mohammad Khatami) and taking action against the national security.


  • this is exciting me

  • Islam is radical to Western way of thinking. So, being western, I believe citizens have a right to critize. If it is high ranking officials, what makes them immune to what people think. They are safer knowing what the population thinks, and this can only be done by people expressing their views. So simple. They need to know their just not as special as they think they are!

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