A Voice of Our Own
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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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Saudi princess: What I'd change about my country

Saudi princess: What I'd change about my country | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Princess Basma Bint Saud Bin Abdulaziz, the daughter of Saudi Arabia's former ruler King Saud, says there are many things about the country she would like to change - but now is not the time for women to be given the right to drive.
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For Indian women, divorce a raw deal

For Indian women, divorce a raw deal | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Tiny alimony payments and no rights to marital property remain the norm.
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Brésil: la présidente “Doña” Dilma et ses deux maris

Brésil: la présidente “Doña” Dilma et ses deux maris | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Le chef de l’Etat est une femme émancipée. Divorcée deux fois, elle n’a eu besoin de personne pour accéder à la plus haute magistrature. On ne parle pas souvent de ses deux maris, mais Perfil a dressé leur portrait.
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Singapour: Divorcer à 78 ans, pourquoi pas ?

Singapour: Divorcer à 78 ans, pourquoi pas ? | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Le divorce n'est plus tabou dans la cité-Etat, même pour les vieux couples. Un nombre croissant d'épouses de 50 à 77 ans décident de larguer les amarres, surtout si le mari est volage.
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In Iran, divorce soars, stirring fears of society in crisis

In Iran, divorce soars, stirring fears of society in crisis | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
The rate has tripled, but more surprising is women’s willingness to use the legal system to escape marriages.
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