One of Nico's readers points to a "60 Minutes" segment from April featuring Ahmad Batebi, who talks to Anderson Cooper about his 8 years of torture in an Iranian prison. (Batebi was the young protestor whose photo on the cover of the Economist became the iconic image of the 1999 student uprising.)

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