Film screening, Education Under Fire, Oct 26

A screening of the documentary Education Under Fire regarding the Iranian government’s attack on the Baha’i Institute for Higher Education will be held at the Portland Baha’i Center.

Friday, October 26, 2012 at 7:00pm
Portland Baha’i Center
8720 N Ivanhoe St, Portland, OR 97203

Baha’is in Iran have been subjected to systematic persecution, including arrests, torture, and execution simply for refusing to recant their beliefs. They are also prohibited from going to college (and blocked from many professions). The 30-minute documentary, produced by Single Arrow Productions and co-sponsored by Amnesty International, profiles the growth, struggle, and inspiring spirit of the Baha’i Institute for Higher Education (BIHE).

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