It’s not just gay people who face the wrath of a hateful ideology in the Islamic Republic (sic) of Iran. Women too are treated as second-class citizens.
Oscar-nominated actress Shohreh Aghdashloo appears in The Stoning of Soraya M, a movie to be released next month (June 26th). This film tells the story of an Iranian women stoned to death because her husband, who wanted out of their marriage accused her of adultery when she started cooking for the widowed husband of a friend.
If you live in Southern California, you don’t have to wait until June to see this compelling film. There will be preview screening at the Roxy in Camarillo on May 19th at 7 PM. Sponsored by the World Affairs Council, admission is $20 for WACA members, $25 for non-members, and $10 for students. RSVP to Ashley@paladinprinciple.com.