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EXCERPT: The Ascent Of Women

(14) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 6:09 AM

The earth is shifting. A new age is dawning. From Kabul and Cairo to Cape Town and New York, women are claiming their space at home, at work and in the public square. They are propelling changes so immense they're likely to affect intractable issues such as poverty, interstate conflict,...

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Adieu Afghanistan

(6) Comments | Posted August 4, 2011 | 7:59 AM

Ah, Afghanistan. Everything old is new again. When the Soviets pulled out in 1989 with their tails barely intact, the international community left like a school of minnows -- suddenly and all together to a new feeding ground.

Afghanistan had been the last violent crucible of the Cold War....

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