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One Billion Rose on February 14 2013

As part of the global movement to raise awareness of violence against women, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports on a colourful scene in Gujarat.…

  • Fri Feb 15 10:48:00 2013
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Define Feminism: a poem

Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on the contradictions of what feminism is to her and what it isn't.…

  • Mon Jun 20 09:38:00 2011
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Islamophobia versus the Enlightenment

As France bans the burqa, Stefan Simanowitz considers the increased intolerance to the ‘other’ in our modern world.…

  • Fri Apr 15 10:14:00 2011
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I put a spell on you...

Zuhra Bahman gives the inside story on how male sorcerers are keeping women down in Afghanistan.…

  • Fri Oct 1 09:44:00 2010
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Stefan Simanowitz

Stefan Simanowitz is a journalist, writer and human rights campaigner.Follow at @StefSimanowitz…

  • Thu Jul 1 03:00:00 2010
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Geert Wilders

*Geert Wilders*, the lying Dutchman.…

  • Fri Jan 1 20:06:00 2010
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Why Pakistan's Taliban win as they lose

Pakistan's army offensive has wrongfooted the Taliban…

  • Tue Sep 1 03:59:00 2009
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Carnage sells — but we aren't cowards

Courageous Kabulis are getting on with democracy – but that’s not likely to grab the foreign media headlines.…

  • Sun Aug 23 18:48:00 2009
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Talking to the (ex-)Taliban

Although eight years have passed since the fall of theTaliban, some Afghans are still returning to their country for the first time.…

  • Mon Dec 22 08:38:00 2008
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Non-conformist

Even after their defeat in 2001, the strict Islamic conventions regarding the wearing of Burqa's the Talibanenforced are still around in Afghanistan today…

  • Fri Dec 5 00:05:00 2008
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