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No Way Back: Yemeni Women Rise Up

by Olga Ghazaryan –Yemen– The stories from Yemen generally covered by the media are those about the Al Qaida insurgency, political turmoil, and occasionally the shocking […]

Activism, Feature Articles, Politics & Democracy, The World, Uprisings, Women's Rights, Yemen

Interview with Nobel Laureate Tawakkol Karman: President Saleh Must Stand Trial

by Wojoud Mejalli –Yemen– I met with the Yemeni Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman in Oslo during the Nobel Peace Ceremony on December 10, 2011. […]

Activism, Feature Articles, Politics & Democracy, The World, Uprisings, Women in Leadership, Women's Rights, Yemen

Yemen’s Women Behind Bars for Love or Rape

by Eva Sohlman – Sweden – SANA’A, Yemen – For a Yemeni woman the most common route to a jail cell is love or prostitution. Another […]

Feature Articles, Gender Discrimination, Sexual Violence, The World, Violence Against Women, Yemen