Human Rights Day Photos

Photos from The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: People from Around the World Gather at UN to Mark 50th Anniversary of the Beginning of the Human Rights Era

Pierre Garroudi left Iran 12 years ago to study in France. He now lives and works as a fashion designer in New York City. He still has vivid memories of the fundamentalist government that continues to rule his country. "In a room of three yards by six yards, they put like around 100 people. Among those 100 people, five of them survived. One of those five was my brother."

Supporters of the National council of Resistance of Iran, or the Mujahadeen, hold up posters of its leader: Massoud Rajavi.