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Shirin Ebadi

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On the Web: Articles

Peace Prize Winner at JFK Jr. Forum. Ken Gewertz, Harvard Gazette (5/13/05).

Attack on Iran would be Human Rights Disaster. Iran Mania (2/8/05).

Silencing Ourselves By Censoring Others. Paul K. McMasters, First Amendment Center (12/26/04).

Iranian Has a Story to Tell, But She Can't Sell It Here. Ellen Goodman, Boston Globe (12/12/04).

Beatty Lecture at McGill U. (2004). Follow with Part 2.

Bound but Gagged. PEN American Center (11/16/04). Publication of her memoir forbidden in both Iran & the US!

Shirin Ebadi (Interview). Amitabh Pal, Progressive (9/04).

How About Just Doing Your Job? Faye Farhang, Iranian.com (8/4/04). Harsh Iranian American critique of Ebadi's "failure" at Nobel ceremonies to slam Iranian government.

Excerpts: Women's Rights in the Laws of the Islamic Republic of Iran [2002]. Bad Jens (9/04).

Shirin Ebadi: "The Same People Who Gave Saddam Hussein these Weapons Used them as an Excuse to Attack Him". Democracy Now (6/9/04).

Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Prize Speech. International Federation for Human Rights (1/04).

Interview with Shirin Ebadi. Frontline (11/03).

Shirin Ebadi & Iran's Women: In the Vanguard of Change. Nazila Fathi, Open Democracy (10/30/03).

What Shirin Ebadi's Nobel Means to Progressive Muslims. Omid Safi, Muslim Wakeup! (10/11/03).

Profile of Shirin Ebadi. BBC (10/10/03).

A Short Visit with Shirin Ebadi. Lily Farhadpour, Bad Jens (10/03).

A Tough Place to Be a Woman with a Cause. Michael Theodoulou, Christian Science Monitor (10/15/99).

Evin (Prison) Is Not a Bad Place. Iran Press Service (10/03).

On the Web: Specialized Sites

In the Library: Articles

Casey, Maura. "Behind the veil with a Nobel Prize winner," Christian Science Monitor (10/17/03):11.

Enssani, Elahe. "Nobel award affirms struggle of Iranian women," San Jose Mercury News (10/20/03):7B.

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