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Ever since Sex and the City 2 hit theaters, reviewers have been battling over the cleverest way to call four grown women spoiled and self-absorbed. Why don't men get criticized like this when they conspicuously consume?
If the boom years failed to lift poor mothers into the middle class, how are they faring now that the middle class is becoming the new poor?
Mothers are wonders. But they might prefer not to be giving quite so much—in fact, research suggests they're at the breaking point.
It's our turn now--and here's our list.
The closet persists, for Eric Massa and for countless others.
Without accountability and adequate support for the victims of sexual violence during the Bosnian war, ethnic fault lines could deepen.
The trouble with protesting the Tim Tebow ad: all most people see is pro-choicers trying to shut up a brave mother and her son.
The Tim Tebow commercial is no departure at all for viewers of the big game.
To consider honor killing within Muslim communities a crime unto itself overlooks the patriarchal roots of much of the intimate partner violence perpetrated in the Western world.
How far have women come if a country like Canada permits a father to imprison his daughter in the cage of Saudi laws?