Iran’s first feminist uprising

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A feminist social movement is taking place in Iran, driven by the death of Mahsa Amini who was detained by the morality police for showing too much hair under her hijab. The protests, led by young women and men, are expressing a range of priorities, but are mostly calling for a change in the system of government. The renewed demand for accountable government and individual freedom has sprung up from the battle over patriarchal control of women’s bodies and paternalistic domination of public space. The movement is likely to have a profound and positive impact on Iranian society and gender relations in the longer term. Read full article here

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