The Iran Tribunal: Establishing an alternative history of human rights abuses

Pardis Shafafi

This is why the Iran Tribunal (and other independent people’s tribunals) has developed a parallel system of justice-seeking. This is obviously no mean feat, and crowded with its own obstacles and seemingly endless polemics. But in one sense at least, the Iran Tribunal has already succeeded in its initial ambition; establishing a credible historical truth. Cont...