France 24 is not responsible for the content of external websites. On the Instagram account "Rich Kids of Tehran," young Iranians from the Iranian elite post pictures to show off their bling. On the Instagram account "Rich Kids of Tehran", young Iranians from the Iranian elite post pictures to show off their bling. The Iranian account is based on the "Rich Kids of Instagram," an account that reposts photos of young and wealthy Americans. More than 90, followers tune into this account to get glimpses of these glamorous lifestyles. She asked to remain anonymous for this article.
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The Islamic Revolution of brought seismic changes to Iran, not least for women. One area that has come under scrutiny is the way women dress and wear their hair - the old Shah, in the s, banned the veil and ordered police to forcibly remove headscarves. But in the early s, the new Islamic authorities imposed a mandatory dress code that required all women to wear the hijab. Here are some images showing what life was like for Iranian women before the institution of clerical rule, and how it has changed since. Studying at Tehran University in While many women were already in higher education at the time of the revolution, the subsequent years saw a marked increase in the number attending university. This was in part because the authorities managed to convince conservative families living in rural areas to allow their daughters to study away from home. Window shopping in Tehran in Before the revolution, the hijab was already widely worn but many women also chose to don Western-style clothes, including tight-fitting jeans, miniskirts and short-sleeved tops.
Iranian women - before and after the Islamic Revolution
A Iranian woman who was given 40 lashes for wearing a miniskirt has said she is now facing criticism over her swimwear business. Tala Raassi says she was subjected to the torture and five days in jail in her native Iran after government-backed militants raided a mixed house party she was attending. Despite starting afresh in the USA , nearly 20 years on, she claims the abuse surrounding her faith lives on.