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5 minutes with Iranian women: Hope and Despair: An Iranian Poet Living in Exile Sheema Kalbasi left her country at 14 and trans

It's been 25 years since Sheema Kalbasi last walked the streets of Tehran. … Read More»

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5 minutes with Iranian women: Persian Letters: 'Brainless Badly Veiled Women By Golnaz Esfandiari

The cartoon suggests that women who cover their hair and body fully are perhaps as smart as Albert Einstein, while those who don't completely observe the obligatory Islamic dress code are brainless. … Read More»

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5 minutes with Iranian women: Gang rapes in Iran cause fear and religious controversy

Recent reports of gang rapes in Iran are worrying women and raising questions about social values, reports Mohammad Manzarpour of the BBC Persian Service. … Read More»

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5 minutes with Iranian women: Iranian family drama in US cinamas

Art always breaks the borders...This movie offers a unique opportunity to pick into drama of two Iranian families and give an understanding of position of women in society and divorces laws. … Read More»

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5 minutes with Iranian women: how iranian women activist reponding to Systematic violence against Iranian women in recent year

Statement by Women’s Rights Activists in Protest of the Escalation of Violence Against Women in Iran … Read More»

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5 minutes with Iraninan Women: Invisible Wounds; Violence is what a woman thinks she should be rather than what she actually is

Iranian University Student Writes on Violence Against Women: “Invisible Wounds” by Shadi Rihani … Read More»

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