My Stealthy Freedom
“My goal is just empowering women and giving them a voice," said the activist behind the effort.
"Facebook is our weapon," says their advocate, exiled journalist Masih Alinejad.
My Stealthy Freedom: How Women Take to Social Media in Their Protest Against Compulsory Hijab in Iran
Masih Alinejad is well-known in Iran not only to the followers of her writing, but also to those whom she writes about. In 2014, Alinejad created My Stealthy Freedom, a platform that allows women in Iran to protest the strict law of obligatory hijab by posting pictures of themselves in public places without their headscarves.
Mariam Gomaa added: Others took to Twitter with the hashtag #HijabIsAPainInTheSummer to mock the insensitive observation
Stealthy freedom is more enjoyable when you've grown in a religious family that respect your choice based on your beliefs