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The Internet, as seen from Iran

Three cool girls are mocking Iran censors by holding a “Keep Going Censors” sign  during a volleyball match in Italy (literally reads “don’t be tired censor”). 
Iran state does not allow women to enter the sport stadiums in Iran and censors the broadcast of “live” matches in case of any “non-islamic” scenes if the game is being played abroad. 100% of TV channels are controlled by the state.

Three cool girls are mocking Iran censors by holding a “Keep Going Censors” sign  during a volleyball match in Italy (literally reads “don’t be tired censor”).

Iran state does not allow women to enter the sport stadiums in Iran and censors the broadcast of “live” matches in case of any “non-islamic” scenes if the game is being played abroad. 100% of TV channels are controlled by the state.

Graffiti in defense of womens presence in Volleyball stadiums. The woman is wearing Iran volleyball shirt and holding a dish washing liquid called “Jaam (which is CUP in Persian).
Right photo is the same place, a week later and still women are not allowed to enter the stadiums.

Graffiti in defense of womens presence in Volleyball stadiums. The woman is wearing Iran volleyball shirt and holding a dish washing liquid called “Jaam (which is CUP in Persian).

Right photo is the same place, a week later and still women are not allowed to enter the stadiums.

A shop in Tehran is openly selling various kinds of drinking games shots. Drinking is strictly illegal and you can be executed because of it but most probably regulators do not know about the usage of this “small glasses”! Note that the Playing Cards are also banned as a gambling tool; even if you do not gamble with them.

A shop in Tehran is openly selling various kinds of drinking games shots. Drinking is strictly illegal and you can be executed because of it but most probably regulators do not know about the usage of this “small glasses”! Note that the Playing Cards are also banned as a gambling tool; even if you do not gamble with them.

Last night Iran won the volleyball match against Brazil (3-2). Iranian women were not allowed to enter the stadium and waited behind the closed doors.

Last night Iran won the volleyball match against Brazil (3-2). Iranian women were not allowed to enter the stadium and waited behind the closed doors.

It says Antenna (satellite dish) installation & gives a phone number (obscured by me).
Side note: Having satellite receiver is illegal and we have to ONLY watch state owned media.

It says Antenna (satellite dish) installation & gives a phone number (obscured by me).

Side note: Having satellite receiver is illegal and we have to ONLY watch state owned media.

It says “A safe/far garden for your marriage party” with a phone number (obscured by me).
Why? because mixed parties are illegal in Iran and if you have to have a mixed, western style party you have to rent someplace far from the city and police. The owner can not advertise in legal places (say newspapers) so they go for mouth2mouth reputation and advertising on strange places like walls.

It says “A safe/far garden for your marriage party” with a phone number (obscured by me).

Why? because mixed parties are illegal in Iran and if you have to have a mixed, western style party you have to rent someplace far from the city and police. The owner can not advertise in legal places (say newspapers) so they go for mouth2mouth reputation and advertising on strange places like walls.

States propaganda for Hijab: Women are like chocolates and men are like flys; wear Hijab!

States propaganda for Hijab: Women are like chocolates and men are like flys; wear Hijab!