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World Watch July 5, 2014

Resurgence of the Western media’s morbid fascination with sexual assault in India has sensationalized the country’s “deeply embedded rape culture.” However, the US and its European brethren...

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World Watch, June 21, 2014

Our Digest of Global Feminist News and Opinion Eighty years after the 1934 ruling guaranteeing women’s suffrage and the right to run for office, Turkish women begin to emerge in local leadership...

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“I Believe”

When it Comes to Women’s Health and Wellness, Ms. Fit Editors and Contributors Lay it on the Line For the Faith issue, we asked Ms. Fit writers and editors to share a belief they hold about...

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Just Listen

Navigating Spirituality in a Relationship  This story was originally published as a 2nd Story performance piece, 2011 On a weekend morning in January, a few years ago, I was lying in bed with...

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I Believe in Body Hair

Celebrating the Choice to Be Wild and Free The first time I saw a woman with body hair, I was thirteen. She was my teacher for a summer creative writing class. As she stretched her arms above her...