iranian women

Let’s see:

In Iran, women are subject to public execution by stoning after being convicted for ‘adultery.’

Men can marry non-Islamic women, but women cannot marry non-Islamic men.

A woman can get a divorce only under extreme conditions; a man can divorce a wife without cause.

There are no laws against domestic abuse.

A man’s son inherits twice as much as his daughter.

Yes, Iran sounds like a perfect choice:

Via CNS: UN Gives Iran Leadership Post in Agency for ‘Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women’

With little fanfare, a U.N. body has given Iran seats on several entities, including one dealing with women’s empowerment, another with children, a third with narcotics and a fourth with crime prevention and criminal justice.

From January 1 next year, Iran will be a member of the executive board of the U.N. Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (U.N. Women), the executive board of the U.N. Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, and Commission on Narcotic Drugs.

U.S. taxpayers account for 22 percent of the U.N.’s regular operating budget, plus millions of additional dollars to individual U.N. agencies. The State Department’s fiscal year 2016 request includes $7.7 million for U.N. Women and $132 million for UNICEF….


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  1. strider says:

    Any word about this from our representative there? Thought she was an expert on cycles of violence.

  2. deaves1 says:

    The entire UN appears to be afraid of Iran and are giving them anything they can think of in hopes Iran won’t punch them in the nose.

  3. Rob_W says:

    Will Iran be sending women delegates? Didn’t think so. Besides, it’s hard to hear women through those potato sacks.

  4. Alain41 says:

    It’s hate speech to ask the UN if women should have the right to vote. Women have the right to remain silent. If they should give up this right, then they have the right to be stoned or hanged. UN leadership.

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