The Propagandist salutes its contributing writers who are clobbering the enemy on all fronts with hard-hitting political commentary. Here's a roundup of the latest.
Ben Cohen writes about an Iranian Human Rights Advocate Facing Execution Threat Amid Indifference
Tehran's Evin Prison is indelibly linked with the most gruesome abuses of human rights, involving Iranian dissidents foolhardy enough to resist ideological conformity by thinking and acting for themselves. Evin, by all accounts, is a place where cruelty is the norm, where torture is routine, where mass executions are held as the sun rises in the sky, and where suspicious deaths -- such as that of the blogger Omidreza Mirsafayi, in March 2009 -- are dressed up as suicides...
Terry Glavin says No Surrender
Cultural relativism allows us to listen to the power-hungry gun-wielders of a society like the Taliban, and drown out those who, inconveniently, want the same things that we do: democracy, human rights, wealth, and the capacity to live a life of dignity and free of fear. It is easier to ignore the will of Afghan...More >>