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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….repubhubembed{display:none;}


  • 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

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Los Angeles, March 24, 2017: Singer Beyonce Knowles used video calling app FaceTime to connect with young cancer patient Ebony Banks, after a social media campaign under the hashtag #EbobmeetsBeyonce grabbed her attention.

Beyonce surprised the teenager, who has been battling with a rare form of the disease, with a video call on Wednesday, because it has always been her lifelong dream to meet her “idol”, reports usmagazine.com.

Speaking to KHOU channel about her last wish, Banks, who is also known as Ebob, said: “She’s (Beyonce) like my everything and my idol. And if I ever met her, I would probably pass out.”

Knowles, who has five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy with her husband Jay Z and is pregnant with twins, learnt about Banks’s dream to meet her through her school friends, who started the campaign on social media. (IANS)