1. arthra

    United Nations and the Baha'is:

    From an interview with Kofi Annan former Secretary General of The United Nations Recently, the Iranian government has conducted an extensive crackdown against the Bahá'í Institute of Higher Education (BIHE), an open university started by members of the Bahá'í Faith, as part of its campaign of...
  2. daniel

    History of the United States Baha'i Community

    The Baha'i Faith was first mentioned in the United States in 1893 by a Presbyterian missionary at the World’s Parliament of Religions held during the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The following year, Thornton Chase, a Chicago insurance manager, became the first American Baha’i. By the end of...