Iranian Blogs

By Deane Barker on February 19, 2004

Iran’s blogging boom defies media control: There’s an opportunity here for me to spew some long-winded treatise about how blogging is changing the world…but I’ll just label this one as “pretty cool” and call it good.

Take one exasperated Iranian woman. Add a computer. Hook it up to the Internet. “And you have a voice in a country where it’s very hard to be heard,” said Lady Sun, the online identity of one of the first Iranian women to start a blog…