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ISIS is pretty much talked about if people are discussing terror attack. But a female Canadian soldier who fought with Kurds against ISIS said, “It is not what you expect.” Read her story here and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date12.12.2015 | 11:43
Tagsfemale Canadian soldier, female refugees, feminism, feminist, Hanna Bohman, IS, ISIS, pay gap, Peshmerga, sanitary pads, Syria, we should all be feminists, women's rights, womensrights
The ordeal which the victims of ISIS had to go through, the refugees who were forced to run away from their homes by ISIS, and the effort to help them touch the heart of many people. Some of them are reflected in the comments given by our readers.
Date01.12.2015 | 20:31
Tags#genderjustice, Europe, Gender discrimination, gender equality, ISIS, mothers, refugee, Syria, women, women's rights, womensrights
Shiwa left her home country Iran to fight against “Islamic State” because she believes their ideology goes totally against women’s rights. She feels it’s her duty to try to stop them. Listen to her story here!
Date31.10.2015 | 3:37
Violence and destruction are the only things the Yazidis ever experienced in ISIS captivity. Now more stories have been revealed and some tell of unbelievable brutalities toward women. But now Yazidi women decide to take action against ISIS and form Sun Brigade, an all-women unit of the Peshmerga, the Kurdish armed Forces. Read more here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date15.10.2015 | 23:01
Tags#DayoftheGirl, #ISISchan, female genital mutilation, FGM, ISIS, nepal, Nobel Prize, Peshmerga, Sinjar, women's rights, womensrights, Yazidi
Do you know how ISIS deals with women? According to a report an Iraqi woman has killed an ISIS commander that forced her to become a sex slave. Read more here and don’t forget to share and tweet the news of #ISISchan!
Date15.09.2015 | 19:58
Tags#endFGM, #ISISchan, abortion, female genital mutilation, FGM, headscarf, Hong Kong, ISIS, nepal, women's rights
Worldwide an estimated 140 million females are affected by FGM. Check out here the scope of the problem in graphics and numbers, and read other news about women.
Date01.09.2015 | 6:27
Tagsassault, Donald Trump, female genital mutilation, FGM, ISIS, Megyn Kelly, rape, sex, sexist, sexist workplace, women's activists, women's rights
Several articles that we’ve posted triggered discussions between readers. Some of the topics are connected to religion and tradition. Check out here if your comment has been chosen for this week’s Comments of the Week.
Date01.09.2015 | 6:26