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women in India

Shiva: Matchmaker God A time-honored Hindu practice yields powerful romantic results Read more at http://www.beliefnet.com/love-family/relationships/holidays/valentines-day/shiva-matchmaker-god.aspx#SCiCFucVq6KufqTK.99

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Because all men are brothers

In 1771, fourteen-year-old Denmark Vesey was transported from St. Thomas to Cape Francais by slave trader Captain Joseph Vesey. Upon a return trip to Cape Francais, Captain Vesey was forced to reclaim Denmark, who his master said was suffering from … Continue reading

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Malala Yousafzai

Today — on my 19th birthday — I’m in Kenya visiting Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp. Every year on my birthday I travel to meet girls who are struggling to go to school — to stand with them and … Continue reading

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Political correctness

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The Sisters in Islam

Regardless of how we look at 2:282, one doesn’t need to be scholar to determine that Islam, Catholicism, Judaism and Buddhism assign women to a much lower role than men. The Sisters in Islam document talks about the conflict between … Continue reading

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ἀποστασία

Apostasy (/əˈpɒstəsi/; Greek: ἀποστασία (apostasia), “a defection or revolt”) is the formal disaffiliation from, or abandonment or renunciation of a religion by a person. It can also be defined within the broader context of embracing an opinion contrary to one’s … Continue reading

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The Fastest Growing Religion

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Chinese censorship

China’s ban on puns may sound like just another ridiculous rule imposed by a Big Brother regime, but there’s more too it than meets the eye. Find out what on this episode of China Uncensored!

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Women vs. ISIS

Published on Jun 21, 2015 In the face of the deadly threat posed by the so-called Islamic State, many Kurdish women decide not to leave their survival to fate. Instead, they fight for their lives and their future. Taking up … Continue reading

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Kathrine Switzer

Published on May 15, 2012 Kathrine Switzer on the prejudices women athletes faced, her historic Boston Marathon run, and the doors it opened for other women athletes. http://www.makers.com/kathrine-switzer Kathrine Switzer wasn’t the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, but … Continue reading

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