Nation Topics - Gender Issues
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American military escalation will not liberate the women of Afghanistan. Instead, the hardships of war take a disproportionate toll on women and their families.
Sex doesn't actually sell women's sports, so why is Wimbledon still prioritizing pretty players?
Michael Jackson's fame and fortune ensured he had few barriers to the pursuit of whatever Mad Hatter fancy seized him--including his made-to-order kids.
The latest political sex scandal isn't a scandal at all but a circumstance as old and common as time.
The massive participation by women in Iran's street demonstrations is surprising only if you accept the mullahs' view of women as weak and passive vessels.
It might sound milder, and appear hipper, but it traffics in the same old sexism.
A Wesleyan student is stalked and killed by a man with a gun and a mind full of hate.
There's a palpable disconnect between moms and young feminists. What will this mean for the next generation as they begin to raise children of their own?
More women have fought and died in Iraq than in all the wars since World War II put together. Yet the US military continues to treat them like second class citizens.
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