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Soldier Pleads Guilty—First Sentencing Expected Today

| November 16, 2006

U.S. Army Spec. James P. Barker on Wednesday pleaded guilty to 16 crimes related to the gang rape and premeditated murder of 14-year-old Abeer Al-Janabi and her family in Mahmoudiya, Iraq, earlier this year. He is to be sentenced today, Army officials and his civilian defense attorney said. More »

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November 13, 2006


Midterm Elections—Women Voters Lead Democrats to Victory

November 9, 2006

Tags: Politics

Obscure Beginnings to Justice for Abeer

November 9, 2006

While most of the country was focused on the election aftermath, former U.S. soldier Steven D. Green was quietly arraigned today at a U.S. courthouse in Louisville, Kentucky, three blocks from the Show n’ Tell Lounge advertising “girls, girls, girls.” More »

Women and Microenterprise—Learning from the new Nobel Prize Winner

November 8, 2006


Election Ads Reframe Abortion Debate

November 6, 2006

Young Women Voters—Tipping the Ballot Balance?

November 2, 2006

Speaking Up and Speaking Out

November 1, 2006

Tags: Politics

Sharon's Story

October 30, 2006

Katrina Storytelling Is a Prelude to Change

October 30, 2006

Tags: Feminism