Observing Iran – inside out

Iranian Women – The lionesses of the democracy movement

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Women are the victims of this patriarchal culture, but they are also its carriers. Let us keep in mind that every oppressive man was raised in the confines of his mother’s home.
Shirin Ebadi
Read more about the century old women’s right movement in Iran http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women’s_rights_movement_in_Iran