Australian politics, society & culture

A gender divided

A gender divided "When poor countries choose to oppress their own women, they are to some extent choosing their own continued poverty. Female oppression is a moral issue; but it also must be seen as a choice that countries make for short-term 'cultural' comfort, at the expense of long-term progress." (Naomi Wolf)

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Monday, 3 October 2011 - 2:57pm
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