Saturday, March 14, 2009

VOAVideo: Some Iranian Women Call for More Equality and Freedom

Iran's Islamic revolution was all about bringing change - toppling a repressive monarchy, rolling back western influence and, many hoped, ushering in a freer and better life for its citizens. While change certainly came, it had different consequences from what many had hoped -- especially for women. Now 30 years later, many Iranian women abroad and at home are calling for more equality and personal freedom -- as VOA's Mandy Clark reports from Dubai.

ESL Discussions: Iran
What things about Iran do you think Iranian people are proud of?