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Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Iran Hiker's Birthday Celebrated Tonight at RayKo Photo

Posted By on Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 4:49 PM

Today Shane Bauer passes the second anniversary of his birth since he was put in Evin Prison in Tehran. U.S. President Barack Obama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, Muhammad Ali, and even Sean Penn have called for Bauer and his friend Josh Fattal's release, but they're still in there.

Tonight, a fundraiser at RayKo Photo includes films about the hikers; an appearance by Sarah Shourd, Bauer's fiancée, who was imprisoned and then released; a slideshow of Bauer's work; and more -- read about it on our sister blog the Snitch.

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