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Women, Life, Freedom: Iran Uprising Explained

Assal Rad, Research Director, National Iranian American Council

04-Oct-22 15:00

Women, Life, Freedom: Iran Uprising Explained

In a powerful act of resistance, Iranian women are risking their lives by burning their headscarves and protesting against their government. But what sparked these protests? Will this uprising bring about a new Iran? We’re joined by Assal Rad, Research Director, National Iranian American Council. She’s also the author of ‘State of Resistance: Politics, Culture & Identity in Modern Iran.’


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Produced by: Dashran Yohan

Presented by: Dashran Yohan


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