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Women and Revolution in Yemen

Published on July 17, 2011 By admin

by Larry Specht My Yemeni friend, Mohammed Al-Asaadi, recently gave me a link via Facebook to an article on the role of women in the ongoing political protests in his country.  The article describes the increasing role of women in the movement to overthrow President Saleh.  It also describes near-feudal Yemeni traditions that have limited […]