Iran is a country with a young population. 50% are under 30 years, compared to 35 in Denmark. Of those those 35 million people under 30. According to viralblog, most of these youngsters are opposed to their government. Which doesn’t surprise in a country known for its opression of e.g. women rights, free speach and all those people who support them.

In 2005, there where over 700.000 Iranian blogs, with about 100.000 actively maintained. Here, the people can freely discuss politics, human rights and love – if just they stay anonymous.

Have a look at this short film on the subject, made by students at Vancouver Film School:

//Jakob