Roxana Saberi

Orwell's Thought Police are functioning today in Iran. I know this because my cousin, Shahriar Cyrus, a husband, father of a young son and accomplished painter, was arrested last week in Iran in a similar fashion. Eleven representatives of Iran's Ministry of Intelligence came for him. His crime -- like that of hundreds of others -- was his belief.
Hassan Rouhani must hold those who commit human rights violations responsible, including those who arrested Jason Rezaian and Yeganeh Salehi, taking the necessary steps to guarantee their release.
Burmese journalist, longtime political prisoner and National League for Democracy co-founder U Win Tin passed away on April 21 at age 85.
The government message is clear: communicating independently with Iranians or echoing their voices is not allowed. And it works.
Facing History and Ourselves' Community Conversation with Roxana Saberi runs from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October
Josh Fattal, Sarah Shourd, and Shane Bauer's personal dignity must be kept as high as possible. They must hold tight to the idea that they are in prison, but the prison is not in them.
In a city known for its Hollywood glitz and climate-friendly outdoor living, what many don't know about Los Angeles is how much it reveres its book festival.
Mr. Brinkley has told the cautionary tale of the Luce Half-Century with the rigor, honesty and generosity that Luce's own
The Yellow Dogs are an amazing rock band in Iran, where rock bands are illegal, along with other important things that make life worth living.
Author, journalist, and former Miss North Dakota Roxana Saberi was on The Daily Show last night to talk about her new book
Who's making fun of Iranians? Nobody. Except for Iranians themselves. Most likely, this shortcoming stems from a lack of familiarity with the endearing quirks of Iranian culture that would lend themselves to proper parody.
When the U.S. loudly asserts its right to apply its own laws to foreigners suspected of crime, it's difficult to make a case when the shoe is on the other foot.
As the international community continues to focus its attention on Tehran's nuclear activities, the efforts of the Iranian student movement are being widely ignored.
This year already, 19 individuals have been killed around the world because of their work as journalists. We need to recognize the essential role journalists play in keeping us informed and in protecting our freedoms.
She told graduates that the experience of being imprisoned gave her new insight into the meaning of courage. Northwestern
Roxana Saberi, who was imprisoned in Iran for nearly four months, offers her thoughts on the detentions of U.S. journalists
Daniel Pearl Wall Street Journal South Asia bureau chief kidnapped and brutally murdered in Pakistan in 2002 while investigating
- When asked about the circumstances of her arrest, Saberi tells NPR: "Until this day, I'm still not sure what they arrested
"Haratounian is completely innocent and has not committed any crime," Abdolfattah Soltani, a human rights lawyer in Tehran
Iran's case against U.S.-born journalist Roxana Saberi was based on her acquiring a confidential government report on the