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The Wind in My Hair

My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran

by Masih Alinejad and Kambiz Foroohar

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The Wind in My Hair
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My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran
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Masih Alinejad and Kambiz Foroohar

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An Iranian journalist in exile discusses leaving her country, challenging tradition, and sparking an online movement against compulsory hijab.

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Exiled Journalist Continues To Fight For Women's Rights In Iran

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