Courage and feminism in Iran

Posted: June 17, 2009 in society
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I don’t want to chime in to all the Western finger pointing at Iran. First: I know too little about the background of the elections; second: the West does not exactly have a clean record when it comes to protecting democratic rights. But: assuming there is a link in the above case between sexist or any other form of perpetrated violence and the current demonstrations against the election results, women like the one pictured do deserve full support and admiration.

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