It's time to throw our support behind Iran's brave protesters
September 30, 2022
(JNS) — On Sept. 13, a beautiful 22-year-old Kurdish woman, Mahsa Amini, was arrested in Tehran and brutally beaten by “morality police” for wearing her hijab “too loosely,” perhaps allowing a few strands of hair to show through. She was overwhelmed by both male and female brutes and thugs, beaten mercilessly, thrown into a van and driven to some unknown place—most probably the notorious Evin prison, where she was undoubtedly raped and tortured.
Next thing we knew, she was in a coma. As I write this three days later, we know she is dead. Her family was told by the Iranian regi...