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Farah N. Mawani
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My open letter to PM Harper on Huffington Post >> Harper Should Stand With Canadians and Help Free Mohamed Fahmy
Dear Prime Minister Harper, I write to you as a Canadian, and as a survivor of having a loved one wrongfully imprisoned in Iran. I write to you knowing what it feels like every moment of every day a loved is held captive for political reasons alone. ...
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Josh shares his perspective of the Iran nuclear accord, based on his 781 days in Evin Prison:

"A permanent accord...would strengthen the hand of the brave Iranians I met in the dark corridors of Evin Prison in their continuing struggle for democracy." #Iran   #HumanRights  
On the morning of my appearance before an Iranian Revolutionary Court, where I was convicted on a fabricated charge of espionage, I heard the chant "Death to America!" from the world beyond my prison window. The chant, and the associated stereotype of Islamic Iran, was quite different from what I heard in Section 209, the grim area of Evin Prison where political detainees are beaten, tortured and held without charge. As Americans, my friend and c...
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Let's call Harper until Harper calls Egypt! 
Join our WEEK OF ACTION to free Mohamed Fahmy.
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Nairobi - Toronto - Hamilton - Ottawa - Kingston - Karachi - Truro - Bangalore - Changsha - Cape Town
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On a continuous journey to deepen my understanding of myself and my world.

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Founder, Farahway Global; Co-founder, Free the Hikers
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