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Iran's Economy Forces Women To Hawk Trinkets On Subways

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

TEHRAN, Iran -- The train stops at Tehran's 7-Tir station. Doors open and a rush of female passengers elbow their way inside the woman-only wagon. On the window, a sign in bold letters reads "Women Only," as though anyone needs to be told in this strictly segregated society.

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