New Internationalist

Women

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And finally... Meklit Hadero

Stories, silences and songs - the Ethiopian musician talks to Graeme Green.

Filed in: Ethiopia Music Women

Saudi abuse scandal rocks India

A recent, shocking case underlines the dangers of diplomatic immunity, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Saudi Arabia Slavery Women

The Kickback Kid

Mari Marcel Thekaekara explains how a karate girl surprises sexual predators.

Filed in: India Women

Why should we be grateful for the Pope’s small mercy?

Kate Smurthwaite is underwhelmed by the one-off opportunity for women to be forgiven their abortions. 

Filed in: Religion Women

The forgotten victims of domestic violence

Beulah Devaney looks at a system that’s failing to protect.

Filed in: Children Men Women

Women’s time will come

During a week of bad news, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks to women who inspire her.

Filed in: India Women

The battle against porn

Apologists for pornography abuse the ‘fight for freedom’, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Women

Twisting Amnesty’s proposal to decriminalize sex workers

Why are we still confused by the idea that sex workers have human rights? asks Beulah Devaney.

Filed in: Human Rights Sexual Politics Women Work

A reason for hope in war-torn eastern DRC

Fergus Simpson visits a hospital helping Congolese women and children recover from conflict-related trauma and violence.

Filed in: Africa Children Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of Women

Bad housekeeping: the plight of domestic workers

The abuse and violence in this exploitative industry must stop, writes Kevin Redmayne.

Filed in: Women Work

Catholic nun barred, a step backward for women’s freedom

It’s an almost funny story, if it didn’t have a twist in the tale, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Medicine Religion Women

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