Rainn Wilson on CNN: Stop Religious Persecution
CNN / Rainn Wilson
17-Feb-2009 (2 comments)

Editor’s Note: Actor Rainn Wilson plays paper salesman Dwight Schrute in the U.S. television comedy “The Office.” Today he published a commentary on CNN.com about recent events in Iran. 

I am a member of the Baha’i faith. What is that, you ask? Well, long story short, it’s an independent world religion that began in the mid-1800s in Iran. Baha’is believe that there is only one God and therefore only one religion.

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Nevertheless, it is the right of American Bahais to register their congressional representatives opposition to persecution of their innocent  Iranian brothers and sisters.  



The last thing one should do to help is to demand a...

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congressional resolution. Such a resolution will server no purpose and it will be like dangling a piece of red cloth in from of a bull. The Hojatieh WILL use a US congress UNBINDING resolution as a hammer to violate the Iranian Bahais and non-Bahais rights. It is a much better to contact well-know human rights campaign organizations to press the Iranian government to stop violating human rights in Iran in general and the Bahai persecutions in particular.