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2010 VOF Module 2

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Divorced women in Yemen

Awatef is a divorced woman living in Aden city. Awatef's name refers to feelings and emotions in Arabic. … Read More»

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Spiritual Warfare in the South Bronx--Poverty Breeds Violence Against Women!

In this place of healing is where I find myself, in this place of healing is where I loose it all and in this place of healing is where I am reborn. … Read More»

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Why Women in India Should Defend Arundhati Roy

Disclaimer: The editorial below reflects my personal views about Arundhati Roy, Kashmir, the Indian army's presence there and threats to free speech in India. … Read More»

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The Unholy Path To Holiness

“Not allowed”he said. “Who said?”I asked. “The man in the khaki colored uniform” said my dad, with mild smile on his face. And I GULPED … Read More»

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Strength in challenging times: Women stemming the tide of intolerance

In Pakistan, 2011 started with a shock. On the 4th of January Punjab Governor Salman Taseer was killed. Shot at close range by his own guard. … Read More»

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Active Behind The Storm,Voices Seeking Solutions Admist The Tempest!

Which press organization do you work for and who authorized you to take snap shots of this building? Not giving me any room to explain, he forcefully took away the camera I was holding. … Read More»

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I remember sitting in a taxi to Johannesburg at 3 in the afternoon. I had left my kids with my mother when I left for Limpopo to do the interview for our first Voices of Our Future assignment. … Read More»

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I did NOTHING: Not a KID any more... I must DO

By forceps, I was forced into this life on, an early Thursday morning, 17 May in Male' the capital island of Maldives. I caused pain to my mother. … Read More»

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A New Frontier: Think Outside the Oil

Some of my most memorable conversations are exchanges I’ve had with strangers while standing in queues, and today will be no different, I realize, as the man standing in front of me turns to intro … Read More»

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Uni Pregnancies - In need of Support Services

I became pregnant with my first child while studying at university. My mother was pregnant in Uni. My sister was pregnant in Uni. A number of my friends were also pregnant in uni. … Read More»

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