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  1. R

    warnings against fake news

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  2. ahanu

    The Future of Free Speech, Trolls, Anonymity and Fake News Online

    "The Future of Free Speech, Trolls, Anonymity and Fake News". There are many experts weighing in on the nature of discussions in the digital age. Thoughts? Here are two excerpts: 1. "Many experts fear uncivil and manipulative behaviors on the internet will persist – and may get...
  3. Romane

    News from Indonesia

    Good morning A loved friend sent me this link this morning. New Religious Affairs Minister Supports State Recognition of Baha'i Religion | The Jakarta Globe With warm greetings Romane
  4. D

    Baha'i World News Service: UN calls on Iran to live up to its human rights promises

    UN calls on Iran to live up to its human rights promises 19 November 2013 'UNITED NATIONS — Today's vote expressing concern over Iran's continued human rights violations demonstrates that the international community will not be swayed by mere promises of improvement, said the Baha'i...
  5. D

    News day: Trinidad: Celebrating the Birth of Baha'u'llah

    News day: Trinidad: Celebrating the Birth of Baha'u'llah Tuesday, November 12 2013 'The following is a release from the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Trinidad and Tobago on the occasion of the celebration of the birth of Baha’u’lláh, the prophet/founder of the Bahá’í faith...
  6. D

    Sen's Daily: Iran: Three arrests in Mashhad in August, no news since

    Three arrests in Mashhad in August, no news since HRANA, August 14, 2013 'On August 13, 2013, agents from the Ministry of Intelligence made three arrests which went unreported on Sen’s Daily. The agents raided the home of Fataneh Nabilzadeh-Saraf in Mashhad, where a number of young Bahais who...
  7. D

    News OK: Oklahoma religion news in brief. Religion briefs for Nov. 9

    News OK: Oklahoma religion news in brief. Religion briefs for Nov. 9 'EDMOND — The Edmond Baha'i Faith Center will host two special events in the coming week. The celebration of the birth of Baha'u'llah, the founder of the Baha'i Faith, will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the center, 321 E Campbell...
  8. D

    The News Gazette: Religion calendar, Nov. 8-15, 2013

    The News Gazette: Religion calendar, Nov. 8-15, 2013 Events 'Celebration of birth of Baha'u llah'. 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Urbana Baha'i Center, 807 E. Green St. The Baha'i community will celebrate the birth of it's founder, with a chili cook-off challenge at 6 p.m., followed by cake and ice cream...
  9. D

    The News Gazzette: Religion calendar, Nov. 1, 2013

    Religion calendar, Nov. 1, 2013 'Celebration of birth of Baha'u llah'. 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 11, Urbana Baha'i Center, 807 E. Green St. The Baha'i community will celebrate the birth of it's founder, with a chili cook-off challenge at 6 p.m., followed by cake and ice cream, and ending with devotional...
  10. D

    Religious Good News To Warm Your Heart; Check Out Our Favorite Stories Of Kindness

    Religious Good News To Warm Your Heart; Check Out Our Favorite Stories Of Kindness Yasmine HafizThe Huffington PostNov 02, 2013 [i]'Sometimes life can get you down, but there's so much human goodness out there if you take a quick look around. From the smallest smile to the most lavish act of...
  11. Sen McGlinn

    Qaemshahr: serious charge against Sahel Miri

    On April 19 I reported (on my Bahai news blog) that six Bahais had been arrested in Qaemshahr. Among them were a young couple, Sahel Miri and Raheleh Ma`sumi, who were arrested on April 18 following a search of their home. The office of the Ministry of Intelligence in Qaemshahr has prevented...
  12. Fadl

    The spirit of the age in the news

    Glimmerings of the lesser peace in the news? I found this story on MSNBC: Blasts, beheadings? Stats show a peaceful world - World news - msnbc.com and find it fascinating and indicative of the marvelous age in which we live, the age of Baha'u'llah. I was so excited to see this article and...
  13. Sen McGlinn

    Recent news

    From: News to April 4 « Sen's daily (subscribe to the rss feed on the front page) Detention of Hoshang Fana’ayan extended RAHANA, April 4 Hoshang Fana’ayan ( هوشنگ فنائیان ), a Bahai living in Amol, was arrested at his work on March 13. His detention has now been extended. The potential...
  14. Sen McGlinn

    Bahai news source

    I use my facebook page mainly for links to my Bahai News and Bahai Studies blogs. Ask to be my friend if you would like to see these notifications in facebook. Each blog also has an RSS feed that will send you notifications by email. Some news lately: ( Sen's daily ) Fariba Kamalabadi and...
  15. Sen McGlinn

    News to 27 November

    10606.1 There's been lots happening, so I thought I'd post a summary and a reminder that my daily blog Sen's daily has RSS feeds and email subscriptions ________________ Two arrests in Ramsar RAHANA, 27 November On the evening of 22 November, security agents arrested Majid Aqasafri and...
  16. bwb

    News and Links

    There are lots of news and links related to the persecution of Baha'is in Iran here, in the news section of bahaiforums.com: News - Baha'i Forums Including a listing of links to news sources: http://bahaiforums.com/news/2345-persecution-bahais-iran-compilation-links-news-sources.html
  17. bwb

    Persecution of Baha'is in Iran - a compilation of links to news sources

    This thread is to compile a list of information sources and news articles about the human rights situation of the Baha'is in Iran Iranpresswatch is a frequently updated web site with news articles about the persecution of the Baha'is of Iran: http://www.iranpresswatch.org/ Baha'i World News...
  18. Sen McGlinn

    News 11 Sept

    Sahba Rezvani incommunicado Unity4Iran, 11 September As reported previously[ on Sen's Daily], Sahba Rezvani and Munireh Manzuyan ( صهبا رضوانی و منیژه منزویان ) are two Bahais of Semnan, imprisoned in Evin Prison in Tehran. Sahba Rezvani was sentenced to three years and one month imprisonment...
  19. bwb

    Persecution of Baha'is in Iran - 8 news articles

    I just added 8 recent news stories about the persecution of the Baha'is in Iran in the "News" section of this forum: News - Bahá'í Forums 6 of the news stories are from the Baha'i World News service, mostly about the Yaran, the 7 Baha'i leaders who have recently been given a 20-year prison...
  20. bwb

    Baha’i World News Service publishes special report on seven Iranian Baha’i leaders

    Baha’i World News Service publishes special report on seven Iranian Baha’i leaders Trial of Iran?s seven Baha?i leaders - Bahá'í World News Service