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Women to Watch in London 2012: Amantle Montsho

Your feminist-friendly guide to the women of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics. This time, let’s meet the woman hoping to win the first-ever Olympic medal for her country in “the most unique race” in athletics: Amantle Montsho.

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International Women's Issues

International Women’s Issues: HIV/AIDS and Women in Botswana

This week’s column aims to examine the impact of HIV/AIDS on women in Botswana, with significant exploration into what is being done, both internationally and by local women, to combat this disease. I should point out here that, since HIV/AIDS is such a major issue, and has been one for several decades at this point, […]