Night Letters

A Blog Written By Roozbeh Mirebrahimi

My Next Writing Mission!

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is over, and the US Women’s National team brought the gold medal to the United States. I am a big fan of them, and I … Continue reading

July 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

From Safety of New York, Reporting on Distant Home /NYT

Roozbeh Mirebrahimi, another alumnus of the CUNY program, worked for 10 years as a reporter and editor in Iran and was among the first journalists there to blog. In 2004 … Continue reading

November 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Iran: Four Journalists Sentenced to Prison, Floggings

  Four Years After Arrests, No Public Investigation of Abuse Allegations (New York, February 10, 2009) – The sentencing of four Tehran bloggers by Iran’s Judiciary Court on February 3, 2009, to … Continue reading

February 10, 2009 · 1 Comment

8.5 Years Prison, 124 Lashes!‎

  Interview with Convicted Bloggers – 2009.02.09 Roozonline:  A criminal court in Tehran sentenced 4 bloggers to a total of 8.5 years of prison terms ‎and 124 lashes. Bloggers Javad … Continue reading

February 9, 2009 · Leave a comment

Two Years Imprisonment And 84 Lashes

On Wednesday February 4 , 2009 a division of court in Tehran (# 1059) sentenced four journalists and bloggers to eight and a half years imprisonment and 124 lashes. Four … Continue reading

February 8, 2009 · Leave a comment

Q&A: Iran’s Islamic Revolution Had Western Blessing

From IPS: Interview with Iranian journalist and author Roozbeh Mirebrahimi Roozbeh Mirebrahimi (left) and Abbas Amir-Entezam. NEW YORK, Jul 26 (IPS) – In his new book on the covert history … Continue reading

July 27, 2008 · Leave a comment

Young Iranians confront the collapse of the reform movement.

FUGITIVES By LAURA SECOR , New Yorker Magazine , Issue of 2005-11-21 Posted 2005-11-14 One afternoon in June, three days before Iran’s Presidential elections, thousands of young reformists gathered in Tehran … Continue reading

November 21, 2005 · Leave a comment


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