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'Women's rights are human rights'

It has been twenty years since Hillary Clinton (then the First Lady of the United States) made a groundbreaking speech to the UN on the subject of women’s rights. 898 more words

Womens' Rights

The ‘ordinary’ Malala

She slipped off her neckerchief swinging like a tie. Her anime eyes seemed to be opting dampness, resulting high shutter speed flickers. Tears started trickling down from her bluish eyes. 472 more words


First They Came...

First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Socialist.

Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out—

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Ex Libris Online: I Am Malala


Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Few of us can imagine receiving death-threats for something as benign as pursuing an education. 532 more words

Ex Libris Online

Trying to dispel misconceptions about Muslim women difficult

By Sarah Mushtaq

During an open house at the mosque last year, a woman came in with many questions, particularly about Muslim women. There were several young women volunteering that day, which made for the perfect opportunity for a few of us to sit down to answer her questions personally. 734 more words


The Incredible Malala Yousafzai

This month, International Women’s Month, would not be complete without adding this post about Malala Yousafzai.

I think most people have heard about this brave girl who survived an attack from the Taliban. 77 more words

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