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Iranian Cartoonist Faces Prison, Floggings for Mocking Birth Control Bill

A 29-year-old Iranian artist and women’s rights activist is facing up to two years in prison, plus corporal punishment, for a cartoon she drew last year criticizing a bill that would outlaw some forms of birth control. Atena Farghadani’s trial finished in just one day this week, but the judge said he may take “anywhere between a week and 20 days” to render a verdict.

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Kyle Baker 2005: Kyle Baker: Cartoonist — Now with More Bakers

While Baker was working on the deadly serious Nat Turner, he was also working on much lighter fare. In 2005 he released the second volume of Kyle Baker: Cartoonist, again splitting the content between New Yorker-style panel gags as well as developing the Bakers strip based on his own family.

Devastating news: Iranian artist and activist Atena Farghadani, who drew the cartoon above to mock parliament members as they debated a bill to ban some forms of birth control, has been sentenced to 12 years and nine months in prison. At her trial she forcefully defended her courageous advocacy work, emphasizing her belief that “each person [of] any nations, beliefs, and thoughts should have the same and equal rights and equality should run in society.”

As an appeal is reportedly in the works, let’s share her story widely to let President Hassan Rouhani‘s government know that the world is watching!

Read more at the blog.