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Dr. Lichter talks about her book - 'Muslim Women Reformers: Inspiring Voices Against Oppression' - "I started asking myself: “Why are we leaving the field open to the extremists when we could be supporting the reformists?"

Chela Alvarez Stehle

Feb 2011: Interview with Chelo Alvarez-Stehle: "I first encountered sex trafficking as a reporter in the Himalayas. I found myself talking with the victims of human trafficking in the region, which became the basis for the film..."

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By Jennifer Timmons - "Women with disabilities often experience a wider range of violence: by personal attendants, by health care providers, as well as higher rates of emotional abuse both by strangers and other family members...

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By Rob Morris - founder of Love 146: "These children...raped each night... Sorrow covered their faces with nothingness. Except one girl. She was staring out at us, with a piercing gaze. There was still life left in this girl... The number pinned to her dress was 146..."

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Oct 2010: By Jennifer Timmons - 'Zulikhan was snatched off the street and bundled into a car by a man she barely knew... A cousin of the groom told the BBC: "It's the law of our grandfathers... We have to respect our Chechen traditions."'

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Challenges to accessing appropriate medical attention in prison: Women with malignant breast lumps who do not receive prompt treatment can lose a whole breast or die as cancer cells metastasize and spread throughout their bodies..

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A review of studies that evaluated psychological factors and outcome in cancer patients suggests an association between certain psychological factors, such as feeling helpless or suppressing negative emotions, and the growth or spread of cancer...

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March 2010: By Pat Mackenna, founder of Child Watch - "The NCMEC (National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children) tell us that 80% of child porn imagery involves child rape..."

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