Feminist Protest Gender Apartheid
Location: Tehran, Iran
Women’s day 2005 (Iranian Calendar Khordad 22-1384), women asserting their rights and protesting the unjust, unfair and unequal treatment of Iranian Women under gender apartheid system of Islamic Republic Constitution and clergy rule. Mrs. Simin Behbani the renowned Iranian Poet and Feminist leader also participated in this demonstration. A lot of the participants were arrested by the Islamic republic’s paramilitary security forces and jailed for extended period of time to suppress their aspiration.
Producer: Ms. Mahnaz Mohamadi (a very brave woman)http://www.meydaan.com/