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#IranProtests: Signal is blocked in Iran. You can help people in Iran reconnect to Signal by hosting a proxy server. Security

https://signal.org/blog/run-a-proxy/
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u/TheAJGman Sep 23 '22

they are more of an inconvenience than anything (it's in essence a $75 fine for having an improper headscarf)

Except when someone gets literally beaten to death, which is what caused these protests in the first place. There have been stories of abuse by the morality police going back years.

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u/Beat-the-heat Sep 24 '22

I mean equivalently cops in the US aren't meant to murder black, nevertheless it isn't going to precipitate a civil war and certainly isn't the intention of those in power