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The problem today is not that religion still exists or that some people are religious.The problem lies in the animosity that persists between the different religions. The reality is that religious diversity is not likely to disappear. Acceptance and encouragement of coexistence between all religions is what will bring us toward a more peaceful society.
In the latest of a long list of crimes perpetrated against the Iranian Baha'i community, several graduates of Canadian universities have been detained and imprisoned for their involvement with the Baha'i Institute for Higher Education. Simply put, the persecution and prosecution of these Baha'i is a case-study of the systematic if not systemic character of Iranian injustice.