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Women Photographers Tell The Story Of Everyday Life In The Middle East
12 women photographers whose work comments on and subverts stereotypes about Middle Eastern identity.
Who Decides For Women's Reproductive Rights?
Women's rights activist, journalist
In a matter of one week in the U.S. and Iran, authorities have made decisions that restrain women's right to control their bodies.
The Erotic Republic of Iran? Not Really
Iranian-American Analyst and Commentator on Middle East affairs
Why is it such a surprise that a sexual revolution exists amidst the "Ayatollahs, religious fanaticism, veiled women" in Iran? Did Orientalism get in the way of depicting the people of the Islamic Republic as progressive in the realm of sexuality?
Views From Abu Dhabi: Part 1
The one thing that became clear to me was that in this country where the median age is 30, His Highness Sheikh Mohammad encourages women to explore the many opportunities life can offer.
One Emirati Woman's Battle With Anorexia
Women's Rights in the Middle East and North Africa: Supporting the Fight for Freedom and Equality
Manager of Congressional Affairs, Freedom House
While the rest of the world commemorated International Women's Day, women in the Middle East had less to celebrate. Women in the region continue to suffer from a dismal deficit in human rights.
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