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May 22, 2016 10:18 am

Iranian Women Cut Hair, Dress as Men In Effort to Avoid Morality Police

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An Iranian woman activist who dresses like a man. Photo: Facebook.

An Iranian woman activist who dresses like a man. Photo: Facebook.

Women in Iran are cutting their hair short and dressing as men in a bid to bypass state “morality” police who rigorously enforce penalties for not wearing a hijab.

A number of women have shared photos of themselves in public with their hair uncovered on Instagram and other social media.

Read full story at The Independent.

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