Narges Mohammadi image on a screen at PEN gala.

Commemorating the Day of the Imprisoned Writer

Authoritarian governments instinctively fear writers because of their ability to inspire people to interrogate the present and dream of a better future. Instead of valuing the positive role writers… More

Nasrin Sotoudeh

Arrest of Nasrin Sotoudeh is an Outrage

Nasrin Soutudeh imprisoned once again for expressing solidarity with the family of a teenager girl who lost her life, apparently for the crime of refusing to cover her hair. More