If we are not free to speak our thoughts, then we are not truly alive - each human mind is a singular collection of ideas. Every individual has a unique perspective on this world we share. When we speak our mind, our thoughts become real - we have acted upon the world.
Listen to one another, and enrich your own existence.
Stifle one another, and rot in your putrid, stale hell.
Neda means voice in Farsi.
Here is an article about the last moments in the life of a young woman in Iran.
(Please note that at the bottom of the article is a link to a graphic video of extreme sorrow.)