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Yemen| Traditional mind-sets at work behind child brides

(Written by: Saadia Haq & Najla Alshami )

Yemen is still one of only two countries in the world with no legislation on a minimum age of marriage. 772 more words

Women Empowerment: A Must!!!

“Behind every successful man there is a woman.” This is one of the most powerful statements in the world and not without reason. A woman is not only defined by her gender but also by her strength. 1,005 more words

Women Empowerment

Women’s rights: miles still to go (Articles by Senator Seher Kamran)

 WOMEN’S equality has made positive gains but the world is still unequal. International Women’s Day celebrates the social, political and economic achievements of women, while focusing world attention on areas requiring further action. 527 more words

Pakistan Peoples Party

Let the women do the voting - the men don't know how to vote anyway

By Fredrik Virtanen, Aftonbladet

The world would be more beautiful if men were deprived of voting rights. We don’t have a clue anyway. Sweden Democrats… 511 more words

EU

What is a circular saw? For those who have no idea what is a circular saw, here’s a little description for you. According to HowStuffWorks… 540 more words

Circular Saw

India’s obsession with purity

I have been coming across arguments again and again about how Mr Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate from the opposition party BJP fills the void of charisma and orator-ship that India greatly lacks. 392 more words

The ReThought

Misogyny and the Cult of Internet Openness

The Web is regularly hailed for its “openness” and that’s where the confusion begins, since “open” in no way means “equal.” While the Internet may create space for many voices, it also reflects and often amplifies real-world inequities in striking ways. 62 more words

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