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Women forging a new security

(May 22, 2011) – A group of six women Nobel Peace Laureates is calling for a concerted global effort to end rape as a weapon of war – and other forms of sexual violence in conflict-affected regions. Three of the Nobel...

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Muslim with a brain

By Sophia Rose Shafi (December 8, 2009) – I recently had the privilege of seeing Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi speak on the compatibility of human rights and Islam. As I awaited her appearance, two lovely Persian women sat...

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