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Fred Petrossian · July, 2006

I am a Europe based Iranian journalist, blogger, and researcher. I joined Global Voices in summer 2005 and I used farid pouya and hamid tehrani as nicknames. I was the Iran editor of GlobaI Voices from May 2006 to January 2015. I have also been involved with several digital projects such as Digiactive and March 18 Movement [Think Social award 2009]. I co-edited and co-wrote “Hope, Votes and Bullets” book about Iran's protest movement and social media. For about 9 years I had been the Online Editor in Chief of Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty's Persian service (Radio Farda) in Prague. Twitter: @fredpetrossian

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Latest posts by Fred Petrossian from July, 2006

Iran: Velayati meets Fisher

Iran: Batebi was arrested

Iran: No bombs on Tehran!

Afghanistan: Religious Police

Iran: Khatami writes letters too!

War in Lebanon and Privatization

The Lebanon war is still hot news in Iran and Iranian bloggers talk about it. By reading some blogs we discover a very original approach to protesting against war, taking...

Iran: Does Ganji want to preach?

Iran: Stop Stoning

Afghanistan: How to Face Taliban!

Iran: Dark days for Communication Sciences

Iran: Stoning Six Women?

Iran: Computer Fair

Iran: Ahmadinejad's Letter

Iran: Internet & national security

Ganji's Hunger Strike & Lebanon Conflict

Dissident journalist Akbar Ganji and his supporters called for a three days hunger strike to attract attention on Iranian political prisoners. Several bloggers have talked about this hunger strike movement...

Iran: Speculations about Ganji

Iran: Hypocrite!

Iran: Writing for BBC about Lebanon

Iran: Journal starts blogging

Iran: No prayer with President

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