The Baha’i Faith is a relatively new religion, and has a global following of around six million people. Although a minority group, the Baha’i community in Australia is vibrant and active. However this is not the case in Iran, where Baha’is have been persecuted by the government for many years.

Two worlds apart looks at the ongoing persecution of the Baha’is in Iran, and the push for this discrimination to end.

Baha'i House of Worship in Mona Vale, Sydney.
Baha’i House of Worship in Mona Vale, Sydney.

Story by: Fairuz Ibrahim and Rachel Clun 

Grade: High Distinction

Reviewed by: Helen Vatsikopolous (Walkley Award winning journalist)

Read more about the Baha’i Faith

Read more about the Australian Baha’i community.

 

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