"I am one of the millions of oppressed women in Iran... I wore whatever they told me and repeated whatever they ordered. Every sentence they ordered I repeated. None of us matter for them, we are just tools." Iran's only female Olympic medallist defects
"I am one of the millions of oppressed women in Iran whom they've been playing for years...I wore whatever they told me & repeated whatever they ordered. None of us matter for them, we are just tools." She’s finally free.
This is what true political courage looks like.
#Iran's only female Olympic medallist defects. "I am one of the millions of oppressed women in Iran.. I wore whatever they told me and repeated whatever they ordered. Every sentence they ordered I repeated. None of us matter for them, we are just tools."
BBC News - Kimia Alizadeh: Iran's only female Olympic medallist defects
One brave athlete