Beaten and Killed for Wearing a hijab 'improperly' (case of Mahsa Amini)

Episode 6,  Oct 02, 01:43 PM

Imagine living in a country where showing your hair is a crime. Some people have to live that reality. Recently, in Iran, Mahsa Amini was beaten for wearing the hijab improperly, resulting in her death while being in a coma. Millions of women lack the basic right of having a choice in the clothing they wear. Tune in to the episode to find out more.

Sources:
Response of citizens and police
https://edition.cnn.com/2022/09/22/middleeast/iran-protests-mahsa-amini-father-internet-blackout-intl-hnk/index.html 

Irans dress code laws + morality police:
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/9/23/iran-morality-police-root-cause-iranian-protest-anger-explainer 
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-62984076 

Overview
https://www.harpersbazaar.com/uk/culture/culture-news/a41294323/what-happened-to-mahsa-amini/ 

Discrimiantion against Iranian women, laws and more
Iran: Women and girls treated as second class citizens ...https://www.ohchr.org › press-releases › 2021/03 › iran... 

How to help
https://www.greenmatters.com/news/how-to-help-iranian-women