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Thursday, November 22, 2012

We sometimes take things for granted

"In his last blog entry, activist Sattar Beheshti wrote that Iranian authorities had given him an ultimatum: Either stop posting his 'big mouth' attacks against the ruling system or tell his mother that she will soon be in mourning.

"'We will tear down your cruel cage,' Beheshti typed on Oct. 29 before signing off.

"A day later he was arrested. Within a week, his family had collected his body. They began calls for an investigation that have been echoed by Washington, European allies and rights groups."

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