As the court grapples with issues that can change the lives of tens of millions of women, those female experiences and thoughts must have a place in the debate.
The demand for role models might exceed the supply. But they are there. The job for all single mothers is to put their sons in a position to find them.
On the streets of Tehran women young and old, rich and poor, in skirts and chadors were saying something powerful about the irrelevance of what feminism is and is not.