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sarojini-sahoo's picture
Oct.26.2011
  “After a hard day at work, an Afghan working woman usually changes out of her uniform, applies her lipstick, a dab of mascara, and a dusting of eye shadow and then she puts on her powder blue burqa and commutes home,” writes Kiko Itasaka, an NBC News producer in her blogging at NBC’ Blog. (...
sarojini-sahoo's picture
Oct.26.2011
  “Slut Walk” a new type of protest march started on last April 3, 2011 in Toronto and is going to spread globally. The protest marcher’s women wearing high heels and fishnet stockings were prominent in a demonstration. They named their protest from the words of a Canadian police constable r...
linda-holt's picture
Oct.29.2009
Costumes are an effective way to keep women out of religious life. You don't need Halloween to put on a hat, beard, skirt, and wave a stick, and establish yourself as a religious leader. Sad to say, the beard has to be real, so a woman can't put on, say, Groucho glasses with a mustache, and call...