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Azadeh Pourzand

Azadeh Pourzand is Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Siamak Pourzand Foundation, and a PhD candidate in Global Media and Communications at SOAS University of London.

Articles By Azadeh Pourzand

Women, Life, and the Pursuit of Liberty in Iran By Azadeh Pourzand - Oct 8, 2022

The September 16 death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old Kurdish woman, while in the custody of Iran’s morality police has sparked an unprecedented wave of national anger against the Islamic Republic of Iran – and a violent government response. So far, more than 150 people have been killed, including children, dozens have been wounded and hundreds remain in detention. The regime … Continue reading “Women, Life, and the Pursuit of Liberty in Iran”