Past Meetup

Iran: Silenced, Expelled and Imprisoned

This Meetup is past

9 people went

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A panel discussion about the ongoing imprisonment and persecution of students and scholars in Iran.

Panelists include:
Mahboubeh Abbasgholizadeh, Institute for Women's Leadership, Scholar Rescue Fund Fellow, Rutgers University
Mehdi Arabshahi, exiled Iranian student activist; pursuing his M.A. at the University of Albany
Hadi Ghaemi, Executive Director, International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran
Hadi Kahalzadeh, Visiting Scholar, Political Science, Valdosta State University; former economist for Iran's Social Security Organization
Moderator: Gissou Nia, Executive Director, Iran Human Rights Documentation Center

The event is free and open to the public. Registration is recommended.
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Co-organizers: Center for Public Scholarship at The New School; Amnesty International
Co-sponsors: Scholars at Risk; International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran