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Could The Hobby Lobby Ruling Affect Women Around The World?

When I was growing up in Bangladesh in the early 1980s, I used to imagine America as a feminist utopia. Before I even stepped foot on her soil, I pictured America as a country where women enjoyed full equal rights, especially when it came to controlling their reproduction. 761 more words

Women's Rights=Human Rights

Video: June 2014 To The Contrary Appearance

I appeared as a panelist on a recent episode of To The Contrary, and discussed home births, Pope Francis offering advice to have more children, and the World Bank and advancing progress for women worldwide. 50 more words


Korea and Women in 2014

It was not until starting my job in a Korean company, outside of the academy bubble, that I was able to get a better glimpse into, what life is like for women in Korea. 1,263 more words

feminism and conflict: whose security is it anyway?

I wrote this for The New Left Project back in March.

You need to give us more condoms because ‘you know, we have to use three or four women a day… 2,759 more words