The Baha’i Faith was founded in Iran in the late 19th century. Since then, they have been imprisoned, tortured and killed because of their religion. The Faith’s principles and practices are that there is one God, oneness of humanity, and that all the worlds religions bring the same message of unity and love.
I edited episodes for Baha’i on Air about the persecution that includes an interview with sisters whose parents were kidnapped and executed soon after the Iranian Revolution. Watch their story and what New Zealand is doing to help stop the situation: