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Another surreal turn in the Islamic Republic’s war on women

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh, Iranian Fatwa: Women May Not Ride Bicycles. Iran’s Supreme Leader and autocrat, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has issued an Islamic fatwa regarding officially banning women from riding bicycles. This is only the latest in a growing multitude of activities that the Islamic Republic of Iran had declared haram (religiously forbidden).  A mullah from the Islamic Republic

Iran lashes out, threatens to shut Strait of Hormuz over GOP rep’s bill

Iran’s leaders voiced outrage this week – and even threatened to shut down the Strait of Hormuz — following a Republican congressman’s  proposed legislation seeking a stronger response to Tehran’s recent provocative actions against the U.S. Navy in the Persian Gulf, including the capture of 10 Navy sailors in January. A senior Revolutionary Guard commander