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Canada2020 with Josee Verner, Frank McKenna, Salman Rushdie, Tim Flannery, Chris Anderson, Shaun Graham, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Iran: End 27-year threats against Rushdie

English PEN, PEN America and PEN International deplore the effort at intimidation mounted by 40 state-run media outlets in Iran. It has been announced that $600,000 has been put forward as a bounty to augment Ayatollah Khomeini’s 1989 death fatwa on the writer Salman Rushdie because of his novel The Satanic Verses. The spectre of

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