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· December, 2006

Stories about Women & Gender from December, 2006

28 December 2006

Estonia: A New Republic Piece

The Blogoma backs Nichane while the major Moroccan Media ignore it

Morocco is celebrating Eid ul Adha next Sunday, so Merry Eid from the Moroccan Blogosphere(Blogoma). Let's joke about…Baby! The controversy over Nichane continues its escalation. Actually, and according to Farid...

25 December 2006

China: 100 Outstanding Mothers

21 December 2006

Arabisc: Moroccan Authorities Lack Humour, says Blogger

In Morocco, a newspaper is being sued for publishing an article on jokes which Moroccans enjoy. Blogger Hjiouij thinks its not discussing religious issues that the authorities object to in...

Philippines: US Soldier Convicted of Rape

Early this month, US Marine Lance Corporal Daniel Smith was found guilty by a local court of raping a Filipina woman while three other co-accused soldiers were acquitted. This was...

11 December 2006

Bahamas: Case Update

8 December 2006

Iran:Demonstration against the compulsory veil 27 years ago

What the Saudis are Talking About

So far, the topic of “woman driving” has resurfaced, a rape case sentencing made headlines, women doctors were asked to leave a lecture hall while men doctors were allowed to...

Bangladesh: Starting Over

Barbados: Men vs. Violence vs. Women

Indonesia: Religious Leaders and Polygamy