#Iran

  • Article: These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay
    Citizenship

    These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay

    By Joe McCarthy|May 26, 2017

    Everywhere in the world, LGBTQ people are discriminated against for simply being who they are. Read more

  • Article: 5 Must-Watch Films for Global Citizens This Week
    Citizenship

    5 Must-Watch Films for Global Citizens This Week

    By Gabriella Canal|May 3, 2017

    This week, Global Citizen’s got you covered on everything from poets to park rangers. Read more

  • Article: Trump's New Travel Ban Still Targets Refugees & Muslims
    Citizenship

    Trump's New Travel Ban Still Targets Refugees & Muslims

    By Meghan Werft|March 6, 2017

    And the fight to end this policy continues. Read more

  • Article: What Global Citizens Should Watch on Netflix, TV, and More This Weekend: January 27
    Citizenship

    What Global Citizens Should Watch on Netflix, TV, and More This Weekend: January 27

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 27, 2017

    Here are our favorite global movies from the past week, streaming and in theaters. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds Die, Schools Close as Tehran’s Air Pollution Reaches New Extremes
    Environment

    Hundreds Die, Schools Close as Tehran’s Air Pollution Reaches New Extremes

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2016

    "My city has been lost." Read more

  • Article: These Iranian Men Are Wearing Hijabs to Fight for Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    These Iranian Men Are Wearing Hijabs to Fight for Gender Equality

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 1, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “My understanding of honour has got nothing to do with compulsion or imposing a dress code." Read more

  • Article: Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message
    Citizenship

    Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2016

    Journalists face more risk; citizens have less access to information. Read more

  • Video: Protester hangs from bridge to protest Iran's diplomatic visit to France
    Girls & Women

    Protester hangs from bridge to protest Iran's diplomatic visit to France

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2016

    The visit is a step towards progress, but it does not erase Iran's crimes. Read more