There's also a physical hijab for men but the laws are much more chill. I don't think it's reasonable to comapre them both in one thread. Also, it's easier for guys to abide by the sharia in regards to their dressing (talking purely from a fiqhi perspective). The OP is a brother and is talking about everything from his own perspective, in case his thinking needs to be guided.
I'd even go as far as saying that in the future the reverts should have their own mosques where they can make the decisions and where the youth from cultural backgrounds can also comfortably join. Current mosques are very cultural and they don't give the authority to others where positive changes which are needed can be implemented.
Teachers and school adminstrators are being "forced" to turn over absentee and attendence rosters to the intelligence service.
7 dead ~80 wounded in Baghdad https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/11/killed-Iraq-seeks-quell-renewed-violence-191121172906703.html
Associated Press reporting 8 dead and 90 wounded: https://www.nwaonline.com/news/2019/nov/22/day-s-death-toll-at-8-for-protesters-in/
Gulf port of Umm Qasr reopened after "forcibly dispersing protesters" : https://www.reuters.com/article/us-Iraq-protests/security-forces-reopen-entrance-to-iraqs-key-umm-qasr-port-idUSKBN1XW0NM
Ayatollah Sistani urges politicians to hurry up with electorial reforms: https://www.reuters.com./article/us-Iraq-protests/iraqs-Sistani-says-electorial-reforms-only-way-to-resolve-crisis-representative-idUSKBN1XW0YL
One of 3,000 maimed, Hamza: https://www.france24.com/en/20191122-this-is-my-sacrifice-thousands-maimed-in-Iraq-protests
. Another Sad Day in Iraq