June 2014

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War on Women #1

The Egyptian-American journalist and activist Mona Altahawy shocked the Arabic world by naming her article on the oppression of women “why do they hate us”, talking about Arabic…

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Why Football (and other sports) matter so much for Iran

Iran gets ready for its (possible) final match of the World Cup and Iranians worldwide prepare to party hard in support of their team regardless of the outcome….

India, Rape and the worth of women

Only days after the rape, killing and hanging of two teenage girlsĀ Babulal Gaur, BJP leader and Madhya Pradesh Home Minister said about rape “Sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s…