Politics 365 Podcast with Marjan Keypour, Alliance for Rights of All Minorities (Farsi Episode)
Marjan Keypour Greenblatt is a human rights activist and advocate for women and minorities in Iran. She is the Founder and Director of the Alliance for Rights of All Minorities (ARAM), an international network of activists which promotes equal rights for all citizens in Iran; and StopFemicideIran, an advocacy campaign which monitors and documents acts of femicide and memorializes their victims. She is a producer of the highly acclaimed HOMANITY, the first-of-its-kind compilation album featuring the music of banned and underground artists from Iran. Marjan is a non-resident scholar at the Middle East Institute (MEI) and serves on the advisory board of the National Union for Democracy in Iran (NUFDI) as well as Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL)Task Force on Middle East Minorities. Her writings have appeared in Ms. Magazine, Rolling Stone, Huffington Post, Kayhan Life, IranWire, and Newsweek, among others. Fluent in Persian and French, Marjan holds a degree in sociology from UCLA and a Master’s in education from Harvard University. Follow @MarjanKg on Twitter!