Negar Mortazavi

Negar Mortazavi


Journalist and Consultant Editor @Independent | Guardian’s top 10 twitter feeds on Iran | Young Leader @EYL40

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Washington DC @MayorBowser  has ordered a carefew from 11pm tonight till 6am tomorrow. There were protests outside the White House all day.

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#BlackLivesMatter (instagram: shirien.creates)

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If we talked about what is happening in Minneapolis the same way we talk about events in a foreign country, here’s how the Western media would cover it. By @KarenAttiah ⁩

NEW YORK: Black man is protesting peacefully with his hands up. Police officer pulls down his mask and pepper sprays in his face. #GeorgeFloyd 

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Wow Shepard Fairey's new poster for the 2017 inauguration: We The People.

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Iran faces coronavirus catastrophe: Researchers estimate Iran will not reach the peak of epidemic till late May, and up to to 3.5 million people could die as a result - thanks to a lack of international aid and government mismanagement. @ShabnamvonHein 

Iran’s top football team holds a minute of silence before training, in honor of their fan #BlueGirl  who set herself on fire and died, after she was arrested for trying to enter the stadium dressed as a boy.

ATTENTION If you know anyone of Iranian decent who has been questioned, stopped, detained at US borders please send me a direct message. Prominent members of Congress are inquiring about this and would like to know mire details. PLEASE RETWEET

Just spoke to an Iranian-American living in the West coast. He told me his wife and young children were held for 5-6 hours at the US-Canada border while returning home from Vancouver. ?? AMERICAN CITIZENS ??

Donald Trump's new low: Mocking a journalist with physical disability, Serge Kovaleski from New York Times.

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Iranian students with valid visas being deported at US borders: Amin was placed in a chilly cell for 6 hrs then transported in cuffs and chains to an immigration detention facility in Georgia. The officers there ordered him to strip naked in front of them.

Strong leadership: New Zealand Prime Minister visits grieving Muslim families, wearing hijab as a sign of respect. She tells them: You are us.

Iranian women put their scarves on sticks in the middle of busy streets, as a peaceful protest to mandatory Hijab laws. We have been fighting this unfair law for three decades, slowly but consistently. We fought and we pushed back. And this is where we are today.

Doctors, nurses and health workers in #Iran  are risking their lives to fight #Coronavirus  in a shortage of resources and equipment, but they are not losing their spirit.

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