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A Few word about Mahshid Amirshahi (Amir-Shahy or Amirshahy)

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THE REVOLUTION AND THE ANCIEN REGIME

Ladies and Gentlemen, You have come to this place to day, most probably, to find some answers to certain questions you no doubt have about my country, concerning its recent past and present conditions. I cannot boast of any speciality I am afraid, but the friends who have organised this colloquium have assured me that […]

January 2021

MORE PRESSURE IS NEEDED TO SAVE RUSHDIE1

Three years ago, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini’s death sentence against the writer Salman Rushdie shocked the whole world. Yet no effective action was undertaken by anyone, anywhere, to counter this most unprecedented and inhuman “manhunt” of our time. Individuals, of course, demonstrated their indignation as well as their frustration, hoping against all odds that their respective […]

December 2020

WHY TAKE THE RISK? 1

N.P.R.: Why did you contribute to the book called “For Rushdie”? You now have a fatwa against you. This would be seen as a provocation, as a spitting in the eye of the Iranian regime. Why are you taking the risk of doing this? M.A.: Surely, the provocation has come from the Islamic Republic of […]

December 2020