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Women in Iran

Women in Iran: gender politics in the Islamic Republic

Sharia Law treats citizens differently depending on their gender. The law in Iran and the other Islamic republics has not treated women equally in politics, crime and punishment, women in Iran are discriminated against under the law, which does not treat…

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The color is Pink

In these times of reviving Gandhigiri (symbolically atleast), a gang of women, the Gulabi Gang (Pink Gang), has chosen the violent ways to protect themselves in a feudalistic, male-dominated, cast-ridden, poverty-struck village of Banda in Uttar Pradesh. Organized by a…

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