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By Mark Dolk

Atena Farghadani is an Iranian artist and political activist, who iscurrently imprisoned. Amnesty International considers her a prisoner of conscience. She was arrested for her cartoon, in which she criticized a draft law which would outlaw voluntary sterilisation restrict access to measures of birth control, she portrayed Iranian government officials as monkeys and goats.

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