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No, Wanting to Date & Have Sex Doesn't Make Lebanese Women Whores

It’s 2017 and we’re still talking about this, but then again what can you expect when one of your country’s “liberal” TV stations is more conservative than America’s Fox News? 734 more words

Lebanon

Do Not Disturb

It’s an age-old question:

What do women want?

Psssst…come closer. I’ll let you in on a secret.

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Women want to be left alone. 455 more words

Musings, Rants, And Everything In Between

9 key issues affecting girls and women around the world

Global Citizen: by Hans Glick —

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I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t always “get” the women in my life quite like I do my male friends and relatives—just ask my girlfriend, who is probably convinced I was raised by a pack of wolves considering how oblivious I am half the time. 856 more words

The Muslim Times

Feb 29 -When Pakistan Leaped Forward

Leap years are unique. Once every four years a day is added to the calendar and nothing different happens or did we speak to soon?

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Thanks to this Afghan woman, 6,000 imams have taken gender-sensitivity training

Source: The Christian Science Monitor

By Maija Liuhto, Contributor

Jamila Afghani, who has battled discrimination since childhood, uses Islam to empower women in Afghanistan. She is committed to continuing the work despite threats and other obstacles. 350 more words

Asia

Women suffer much more work stress than men, says psychiatrist

theguardian: by David Batty —

Sexism in the workplace and family responsibilities add to pressure as they face unequal pay and lack of support

Dr Judith Mohring said women faced additional workplace pressures such as having to prove they were as good as men. 670 more words
The Muslim Times

I Am Because She Is

Islam has empowered women with the most progressive rights since  1,105 more words
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