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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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Challenging the Male/Female Identity

Challenging the Male/Female Identity | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Sparked by a tragic incident of violence and hate, photographer Chloe Aftel's portrait project "Agender" shines a spotlight on the beautiful complexities of the genderqueer and neutrois communities.

The project began after Sasha Fleisch...
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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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Kimie Iwata, vice president of Shiseido, a rare female executive in Japan

Kimie Iwata, vice president of Shiseido, a rare female executive in Japan | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it

Kimie Iwata is a powerful symbol of both the progress and ongoing struggles of Japanese women in the workplace.

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Why the world needs more female economists

Why the world needs more female economists | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
The profession is dominated by men, and they don't necessarily look at the world as half the world's population does...
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Mumbai: The Perils of Being Single and Female

Mumbai: The Perils of Being Single and Female | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
For women in particular, the prospect of making it by yourself in any city, even one as open-minded as Mumbai, is bundled with a whole set of challenges.
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Malaysia: How to find a female preacher ? In a reality show !

Malaysia: How to find a female preacher ? In a reality show ! | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
In a country where women are on the rise in business, politics and academia, two new television shows have also shone a spotlight on women's growing role in religious leadership.
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