“Frankly, ladies…” Véronique Genest has fun with the French actresses who have been mobilized for the Iranian women

Véronique Genest shared a message on her social networks this Wednesday October 5th. She spoke about actresses and singers cutting their hair in support of Iranian women.

A topic that touched many people. Many personalities have dedicated themselves to the cause of Iranian women. For this they have in a video shared this Wednesday, October 5th agreed to cut a strand of hair. The goal ? To support the women of Iran who are taking all the risks by protesting for the right to dress and live as they choose. An initiative that received a lot of attention on social networks and made Véronique Genest in particular react. The 66-year-old actress was very harsh on her Twitter account. “Go on ! We try the ball to zero?“, she asked first before adding: Because frankly, ladies, it’s good to make a gesture, but compared to what these women endure, that or nothing…“. A publication that has been commented on by netizens. “Yes…they are pretty pathetic…too bad some I liked“, wrote one of them. To which Véronique Genest immediately replied: “keep loving her They are good actresses“. A response that comes as no surprise since she is used to discussing with her subscribers, whether positive or negative comments.

Supporting the cause of Iranian women has been a very important initiative for many personalities. So these were created on the initiative of the lawyer Richard Sédillot, with Julie Couturier and Christiane Feral Schuhl Juliette Binoche, Marion Cotillard, Isabelle Adjani, Isabelle Huppert, Pomme, Yaël Naïm, Jane Birkin, Charlotte Gainsbourg or Julia Gayet seen in the video posted on Instagram. The publication’s caption explained the French stars’ approach. “These women, these men ask for our support. Their courage and dignity compel us. It’s impossible not to keep denouncing this terrible oppression,” we could read first. Then it was determined: “There are already dozens of dead men and women, including children. A very sensitive subject, but it was impossible not to react. So we decided to answer the call that was thrown at us by cutting some of those locks as well‘ they concluded. In addition to the personalities mentioned above, there are others Alexandra Lamy, Julie de Bona or Mélanie Douteywho filmed themselves cutting a strand of hair.

French personalities: why did they want to cut a strand of hair?

The struggle of Iranian women took on a different dimension after the death of Masha Amini. She was a 22-year-old young woman who “arrested and abused to the death by the vice squad” Last September 13. He was accused of “inappropriate wearing of the veil. She died for showing a few strands of hair.” we then read in the caption of the video. “His death has outraged and moved Iran and the world. Since Mahsa’s death on September 16, the Iranian people, led by women, have been demonstrating at the risk of their lives. These people only hope for access to the most basic freedoms“, it says then. The young woman’s death shocked the whole world and the French stars wanted to show their support cut a strand of hair. A simple gesture that allows Iranian protesters to know they have support.

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