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As Obama Plans War Exit, Afghan Women Talk Recovery


As Obama mulls a U.S. troop buildup in Afghanistan, Rita Henley Jensen of Women’s Enews checked in with three Afghan women who run social service efforts in their troubled homeland, who talked about schools, jobs, safety and health care instead of focusing on the war that shadows them all. (WOMENSENEWS)—As the world waits for President Barack Obama to announce his…
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October Kickoff News Mix: NFL Owner’s Wife Charges Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Rep. Baldwin “Hero” of GLBT History Month; Cambodia’s Mu Sochua Asks Clinton, All of Us for Help


Whew! When fall  hits, so do a slew of official “months.” October is  now swathed in pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month; less expected, however, is this sudden influx of pink National Football League merchandise. For the latter, it seems, we can thank Tanya Snyder, 47, whose husband Dan owns the Washington Redskins. She told The New York Times about…
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