No Longer Stoned to Death, Iranian Women Demand New Rights
Divorce, that hallmark of American matrimony, is increasingly being weilded by Iranian women as they assert themselves in a male-dominated society.
And more than just leaving their husbands, women are resisting other norms of Iranian marriages including polygamy and forced marriage. Women's rights came to the fore in Iran starting in 2005 with the Campaign for One Million Signatures which started in Morrocco as a means for Muslim women to vocalize their desire to reform misogyinst laws. Progress has been made with judges no longer ordering stonings for women who break their marriages.
Pfizer's partnerships strengthen their ability to deliver vaccines in developing countries.
- Community healthcare workers face many challenges in their work, including often traveling far distances to see their clients
- Pfizer is helping to drive the UN's sustainable development goals through partnerships.
- Pfizer partnered with AMP and the World Health Organization to develop a training program for healthcare workers.
It's the first time the association hasn't hired a comedian in 16 years.
A glass of juice has as much sugar, ounce for ounce, as a full-calorie soda. And those vitamins do almost nothing.
Quick: think back to childhood (if you've reached the scary clown you've gone too far). What did your parents or guardians give you to keep you quiet? If you're anything like most parents, it was juice. But here's the thing: juice is bad for you.
A study on flies may hold the key to future addiction treatments.
- A new study suggests that drinking alcohol can affect how memories are stored away as good or bad.
- This may have drastic implications for how addiction is caused and how people recall intoxication.
- The findings may one day lead to a new form of treatment for those suffering from addiction.
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