Liberal as in Liberty and Freedom. Iranian as in Cyrus and Ferdowsi.
Pamela Bone writes persuasively
. Thanks to her for that!
... the least we can do is let the brave Muslim women who are pushing for reforms know they have our support when they want it.
Most of us 1970s feminists are grandmothers now. Lifelong socialist and humanist that I am, if fighting to prevent the possibility that my granddaughters - our granddaughters - will one day be forced to wear a burka makes me right-wing, then right-wing is the label I'll have to wear.