NEW YORK—It took years to make the United Nations' newest agency, UN Women, a reality, and then just one day to effectively kill it. Death was effected by allowing onto its board a kingdom where women are not just infamously prohibited from driving but are also virtual minors who need a male guardian's permission to travel and to have surgery — and must be covered from head to toe in public.
g Trade Paperback $14.00 Farrar, Straus and Giroux Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN: 9780374536657 Amazon Barnes & Noble Books-a-Million IndieBound Powells The journalist Mona Eltahawy is no stranger to controversy. Through her articles and actions she has fought for the autonomy, security, and dignity of Muslim women, drawing vocal supporters and detractors.
Whether you want to venture outside or stay at home this International Women's Day, here is a run down of events and campaigns across the country to help you celebrate... Words by Emma Richards International Women's Day on Wednesday 8th March promises to unite women across the globe.