Mahsa Alimardani

Mahsa Alimardani is a guest contributor at the Atlantic Council of Canada, a writer for MTV global voices, and Huffington Post blogger. She's been a reporter for Taiwan's Taipei Times, and also a broadcaster, producer and political commentator on Toronto's CIUT 89.5. She wrote her senior honours thesis on the women's movement in Iran, and is taking a year off to write and travel before returning to academia at University College of London for a Masters in Human Rights.

Hague tribunal to investigate Iran massacre of political prisoners

The world’s seat of international law, the Peace Palace in The Hague is host to a historic even this week – an investigation into the massacres of Iran’s political prisoners throughout the 1980s....