Save an Innocent Man From Death: 7 Causes in 7 Days | Intent Blog | May 4, 2012
“Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The first political prisoner campaign I got involved in after Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer were released on September 21, 2011, was the Free Saeed Malekpour campaign. Saeed is a 36 year old Canadian permanent resident, who was arrested in Iran in October 2008, a few days after he had arrived from Canada to visit his ill father. Saeed’s father died from a brain tumor shortly after Saeed was imprisoned.
Saeed was sentenced to death on October 2010. The only evidence used to condemn Saeed to death are false confessions he gave two years ago while subjected to physical and psychological torture…Read more.
TAKE ACTION FOR SAEED!
1. URGENT ACTION: STOP Canadian Resident Saeed Malekpour’s Execution!
2. URGENT APPEALS NEEDED: Saeed Malekpour Risks Death at Any Moment!
3. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL | URGENT ACTION for Saeed Malekpour
4. PROTEST SAEED MALEKPOUR’S DEATH SENTENCE