Mali: U.S. Hails Signing of Peace, Reconciliation Agreement in Mali
Ambassador of the United States in Algeria Joan A. Polaschik welcomed the signing Sunday in Algiers of the peace and reconciliation agreement in Mali and expressed the support of the US government to Algiers process.
(Chap. 2) This article is about a young bride (13) in Uganda who was unable to provide for her family. Her husband viewed her as property and abused her physically and emotionally like we discussed in the text. He would beat her and the children if there was no food for him. He did nothing to contribute, yet she was trapped within this situation.
Aleppo siege: Bana Alabed tweets photo of destroyed home
7 year old Bana Alabed is using social media to reveal the way women are affected by war in East Aleppo. She gained international recognition for using twitter as a platform to spread awareness of the way violence is taking a toll on the private circle in Syria. It has become a small movement that seeks to reveal how women are being displaced by the fighting in her country. This is an example of how local political and economic conditions can give rise to women’s movements(Ch.11).