Women in Iran protest a legal ruling that forbids them to ride Bicycles in Public

Women have been encouraged to post images and videos on a social media and on a website called My Stealthy Freedom

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Women throughout Iran are protesting a legal ruling forbidding them from riding bicycles in public — by riding their bikes in public. The ruling, or fatwa, was issued Sept. 10 by the supreme leader of Iran, Ali Khamenei. But that’s not the end of the protest. Since the fatwa was delivered, women in Iran have taken…


  • Jayson DeBrune

    The United States must join forces with moderate Muslims, including Iranian dissidents, who can lead in the all-important ideological fight, promoting a tolerant interpretation of Islam that respects human rights, women’s rights, democracy, and the rule of law