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Women in combat: All fair in love and war?
Are gendered media frames shattering our ideas about what a fighter looks like?
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 10:43 GMT
Is Emma Watson the right woman for the job?
It will take more than just waving a magic wand to enact real change to deeply engrained normative gender discourses.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 07:05 GMT
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Women's lives continue to be endangered by anti-abortion policies.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 09:13 GMT
Turkey elections: Democratic chance or authoritarian restoration?
The Turkish local elections brought a tarnished victory for the ruling AKP.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 10:48 GMT
Venezuela: The end of a revolution?
The Bolivarian project has failed to provide for Venezuelan citizens on the political, social and economic fronts.
Maryhen Jimenez Morales
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 09:10 GMT
El Salvador elections: Putting women's rights on the agenda
Women's rights should become part of the citizens' security agenda.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2014 08:29 GMT
Fight over 'Allah' back in Malaysia court
Government appeals Christians' right to describe their god as 'Allah' as religious animosity grows.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 16:35 GMT
How can peace be brought to Syria?
As violence continues despite a UN peace plan, we ask what other options are left to end the bloodshed.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 08:26 GMT
Can the African Union bring relief to Libya?
Gaddafi has accepted the AU's 'roadmap' for peace but the rebels and their supporters have rejected it.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 09:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
The dramas North Koreans won't see anymore
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