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"How are women around the world finding their own voice.... between ingrained traditions and pop culture stereotypes"
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Afghan female artist beats the odds to invigorate Kandahar’s art scene

Afghan female artist beats the odds to invigorate Kandahar’s art scene | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Charred bodies lie scattered against blood-stained walls and debris covers the ground. The unusual thing in this gruesome scene is that the “blood” is red paint, and part of an art installation.
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Jailed Afghan woman freed but urged to marry rapist

Jailed Afghan woman freed but urged to marry rapist | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
A pardon for an Afghan woman who was imprisoned for adultery after she reported being raped came with the expectation that she would marry her attacker.
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‘First’ Afghan female rapper seeks reason with rhymes

‘First’ Afghan female rapper seeks reason with rhymes | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Singer raps of rape, abuse and atroci­ties that Afghan women have endure­d during decade­s of war.
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