Forever Under Construction


Posted in Fun by homeyra on December 25, 2011

Iranian version of “Let it snow”

Merry Xmas:-)

به من و تو ربطی نداره

Thanks Fati:-)

in good company

Posted in Uncategorized by homeyra on July 5, 2011

Amy Goodman + Žižek + Assange

Watching it right now, join if you like:-)

PS: initially had uploaded the wrong link – corrected now.


Posted in World by homeyra on July 3, 2011

a fresh look at the news

Posted in Fun by homeyra on June 30, 2011

Posted in Music by homeyra on April 16, 2010

MC Talka, Abdoullaye Touré is a rap artist from Gao, north of Mali. During one of his promotional tours in Sweden 2008 he recorded a remix of ABJEEZ song “Demokracy” together with the band’s drummer Robin Cochrane… Via Abjeez

Here is the original Abjeez song.

My summer in Tehran

Posted in Iran by homeyra on April 1, 2010

Documentary filmmaker Justine Shapiro seeks to show life in Iran beyond the newspaper headlines in her latest documentary “My Summer in Tehran”. Read more

200 years that changed the world

Posted in World by homeyra on March 28, 2010

Check the webpage: Gapminder – more videos here


Posted in Economics by homeyra on March 28, 2010

Karma Banque (KbQ) is at the center of a new activist movement which combines the civil disobedience of Gandhi with the financial savvy of George Soros to help change the economic and political landscape of the world!

Isn’t this a great idea?

Posted in Society by homeyra on March 27, 2010

Cap and trade

Posted in Environment by homeyra on March 26, 2010

From the wonderful folks who brought you the Story of Stuff, here is the Story of Cap and Trade.


Posted in World by homeyra on March 25, 2010

Someone wrote that just as Alfred Nobel, arms and dynamite dealer, established that ill-fated prize, it only made sense when Mr. Obama’s Nobel peace prize speech justified the ongoing wars and announced more in the future.

Arundhati Roy wondersWhat does “peace” mean? You know, we may not need peace in this unjust society, because that’s a way of accepting injustice…

Here is another Peace Prize speech: h/t to PULSE: John Pilger – Sydney Peace Prize address: ‘Breaking the Great Australian Silence’ – transcript here)

Vodpod videos no longer available.

Posted in Iran, Nowruz by homeyra on March 20, 2010

Check the Spring series at Aksbazi

Happy Nowruz!

Posted in Iran, Nowruz by homeyra on March 20, 2010

Silk carpet from Tabriz