Nasrin Sotoudeh is close associate of Shirin Ebadi
Ebadi asks Jafar Panahi to end his hunger strike
Also death penalty for unimportant transgressions
Women like Shirin Ebadi, Shirin Neshat, Shadi Sadr, Neda Agha Soltan and Azar Nafisi have become symbols of the worldwide struggle for women’s rights and emancipation. On this International Women’s Day, they deserve more than ever to be honored.