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2014 International Women's Day on KPFA features Asian American Sex Worker ...
Bay Area Indymedia
International Women's Day includes many diverse voices featured on KPFA's special day of programming. This year's audio features Asian American Sex Worker rights activists Kate Zen's interview of Mariko Passion about her past, present and future ...

The Guardian

FC Kansas City upset Seattle Reign to win title as NWSL continues ascent
The Guardian
If progress is the most important measure of the National Women's Soccer League, Sunday's title game was a resounding success, with the strides made by the two-year-old league evident in the rows of Seattle Reign fans surrounding the pitch at Starfire ...

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The White House (blog)

Celebrating Women's Equality Day, 2014
The White House (blog)
It took generations of fearless women who organized and advocated to secure women's right to vote, and on Women's Equality Day, we honor these courageous heroes, celebrate how far we have come in the decades since, and acknowledge the work still left ...
Women's Equality Day: The 10 Biggest Barriers Facing Equal RightsInternational Business Times UK
On Women's Equality Day, All Lives MatterHuffington Post
How does your state do on gender equality?Yahoo News
Indiana State University
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Happenings in Goa in brief
Times of India
Felicitation of senior citizens: Directorate of social welfare, government of Goa, has proposed to felicitate 20 outstanding senior citizens above the age of 70, on the occasion of 'International Day for Senior Citizens' on October 1. At the state ...


Egypt's Al-Sisi Establishes Tyranny Mubarak Only Dreamed Of: Washington ...
Moreover, reported HRW: “Security forces detained over 800 protestors over the course of the day, some of whom they beat, tortured and in some cases summarily executed,” according to witnesses. (Other groups, such as the International Coalition for ...

Hard-hitting fare
When the weather finally got the better of us, having threatened to do so all day, we were well ahead of the D/L par score to win the match. The second Royal London ODI saw India come out a lot harder at us. They bowled extremely well at the start of ...

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The Worrying Trend in International Adoptions
The Indian Republic
But everything has its dark side, and while adoption as a concept is an excellent solution for one of the most horrible ills of the world, there are problems we need to keep in mind, especially with international adoptions. The first, of ... To reach ...

Coast Lines, Sept. 2, 2014: Psychologist speaks on parenting Sept. 12
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park will host Ohlone Day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 13 at 101 Big Trees Park ... The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom will launch its 100th anniversary will an event from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Center for ...

VIDEO Presentation: Junior Pan Pacific Championship Swimmers of the Meet
He swam a 1:55.92 in the event on the first day of the meet to win by almost two-and-a-half seconds. Seliskar also took gold medals in the 400 IM, the 800 free relay, the 200 IM, and was the silver medalist in the 100 fly. Schmidt's award came on the ...

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International Business Times UK

Bahrain Democracy Activist Maryam Al-Khawaja Arrested in the Gulf State
International Business Times UK
Following her interrogation, Maryam was transferred to Isa Town Women's prison where she will be detained for seven days pending investigation. Before losing connection with her family, she told the Bahrain Centre of Human Rights, of which she is ...

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