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Iran: Excluding Women From Women’s Soccer Teams?

It seems like it was just yesterday that we were telling you about Niloufar Ardalan, the captain of the Iranian women’s indoor soccer (futsal) team, who was prevented from participating in an international championship because her husband wouldn’t allow her

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Posted in Human Rights, Iranian Internal Issues, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage

FIVB also to blame for lack of Freedom in Iranian ‘Freedom Stadium’

Guess what you won’t find in Tehran’s Freedom Stadium? That’s right: freedom. If you’ve been following our blog, that shouldn’t be news to you – we pointed out the irony in naming a stadium Freedom, then denying women the freedom

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Posted in Human Rights, Iranian Politics
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