Iranian Women Banned From 77 College Majors Because They Were Getting Too Darn Educated

As the Iranian school year begins today, Human Rights Watch is urging the nation to reconsider the male-only restrictions on 77 majors, including accounting, counseling, and engineering. Alarmingly, the ban was only instituted last month; while no clear reason for the new restriction has been cited by the Iranian… »9/22/12 2:00pm9/22/12 2:00pm