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Lois Weaver is co-founder, with Peggy Shaw and Deb Margolin, of Split Britches, the world's premiere lesbian theater troupe, and is well-known for her dramatis persona, Tammy WhyNot.
20:48 Oct 4, 2014
But what astounded Alina Saba, a young indigenous woman participant from Limbu tribe of Nepal, was: 'When I arrived in NYC, I was struck by the level of inequality that exists in this world. of Ne
20:18 Oct 3, 2014
The conflict of interest between pharmaceutical companies/medical manufacturers, and public health is seldom made evident.
12:30 Oct 2, 2014
Health and Diet Expert Dr. J Helps Hollywood With All Natural Methods, instead of often times deadly pharmaceutical drugs that have killed many stars.
05:25 Oct 1, 2014
An incentive for young girls to go to school is being used to reduce the number of early marriages in India, and it appears to be working.
04:49 Sep 30, 2014
Commendable progress has been made in the South Asia to advance evidence-based healthcare and let evidence inform policy and programs at different levels.
06:27 Sep 28, 2014
Amid death threats, in a grody apartment in Chicago, two young women cling to their friendship, argue about Heavy Metal, the U.S.S.R and taco night - and try not to die.
16:05 Sep 25, 2014
A great film maker has been stealing ideas all his life. Six passionate women decide that to be a muse is to be exploited. They enact a bizarre revenge.
15:42 Sep 24, 2014
Genital tuberculosis (TB) is one of the major causes of tubal infertility. Some studies show that only two per cent of women with genital TB have live births. Genital TB is usually asymptomatic so needs higher degree of clinical suspicion so that ac
13:16 Sep 22, 2014
Will future sustainable development goals (SDGs) help in improving the lives of Bela and thousands of others like her who are pushed into the flesh trade due to poverty, greed and a skewed power dynamics. It is not enough to make survivors mere bran
07:03 Sep 19, 2014
Donna Kshir, prolific author and child advocate encourages others to take a stand against child abuse, because too many innocent children are being seriously injured and killed.
06:06 Sep 18, 2014
Kavitha Kuruganti reports real change for the dalit women of Tivsala village. More women now own land, and this trend needs to be studied more closely.
05:46 Aug 27, 2014
The deadline for the realization of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by countries of the world is drawing to a close in 2015. The progress on MDGs might have been with mixed results, but lot of lessons need to be learnt while we frame n
13:54 Aug 26, 2014
In the year 2000, countries of the world had agreed to meet the 8 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015. Numerous consultative processes have been taking place around the world on what should be the development goals post-2015.
08:05 Aug 26, 2014
Shark Week Hits Biz Women Rock Head On
07:24 Aug 13, 2014
The empowering story of Esther from Indonesia, who has been a prisoner, injecting drug user, sex worker, and a person living with HIV, as told to Citizen News Service
06:12 Aug 3, 2014
Women of reproductive age need prevention of sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and family planning methods that are under their control.
16:34 Aug 2, 2014
homophobia is a choice, not homosexuality; and religious scriptures teach us to be compassionate, non-judgmental and accept everyone else in totality without prejudice.
13:58 Jul 23, 2014
We cannot wait until the research and development of a product gets over and then begin figuring out how to roll it out to communities in need.
05:54 Jul 23, 2014
Pretty young artist Camellia Steele is someone to pay attention to, as her art is getting more and more deserved attention. This story explains more.
14:01 Jul 8, 2014
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