Mohsen is an Iranian-Mexican poet, translator, programmer, filmmaker, and pioneer of the Persian web. He is the author of seven books of poetry, the founding editor of the Persian Anthology of World Poetry, and an active member of the Iranian Green Movement and student movement.
What can be done?
We need to make an effort to hand over power to the people instead of helping states control the voiceless masses.
During a visit to his family in Iran, authorities arrested and tortured a well known US-based software engineer while downloading 15 years worth of his digital history to force him to become an informant.