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Pakistan: human rights situation

Written by Jacques Lecarte

Human rights abuse is one of the most complex and challenging issues in Pakistan today. The EU has expressed concerns about the human rights situation and monitors events closely. 1,274 more words

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4 Women Victims of Acid Attack in Isfahan, 1 Dead

Iranian citizens, especially women, are fearful to even walk the streets of Iran after a series of acid attacks have taken place in the city of Isfahan (Esfahan), a main tourist destination in Iran.   218 more words

News

FCKH8.com Lets These Pretty Princesses Drop F-Bombs All Over The Place & We're Clutching Our Pearls [VIDEO]

“Stop focusing on the way I f*cking look and give me a book. My aspirations in life shouldn’t be worrying about the shape of my ass.” 576 more words

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Oscar Pistorius got off Scot Free

Yeah, he’ll probably walk free in 10 mos. … but Reeva Steenkamp is gone for life.

My common sense tells me this was a case of domestic violence — his temper, his jealous rages, his public fight with her about the attentions of a soccer player right before her death, the neighbor’s testimony about screaming voices, and the terrified screams at the same time as the gunshots. 246 more words

Current Events

FGM: A Frank Discussion.

Georgia Hughes – Social Policy Fellow

FGM is the illegal and deliberate cutting of the female genitalia: it’s a problem that is growing to ever more prevalence in the Western world. 1,221 more words

5 Practical Things Men Can Do For Gender Equality At Work

Many men ask me what they can do after they have been made more aware of gender inequalities.

Yes, many men, nay, most men, are blissfully ignorant of gender inequality. 225 more words

Gender Equality

Sexism and Racism in Politics: Just Grin and Bear It

Time for a brief rant.

As a woman in politics, I hate — utterly hate — that some voters continue to view us as nothing more than decoration on a campaign. 371 more words

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