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Saturday Aug 9 | South China Morning Post

Anson Chan says Women's Commission isn't advancing the lot of Hong Kong women

Former chief secretary, who announced the commission's setting up in 2001, says it isn't tackling issues of vital importance to women The Women's Commission is under fire for failing to do its duty to advance the lot of women in Hong Kong - from Anson Chan Fang On-sang, the woman who announced its setting up.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Dear Kitty

British pro-social justice campaigns during World War I

At 106 Hetty Bower told Jon Snow, "What sane person could be pro-war? As long as my legs can take me, I will partricipate in anti-war activity."

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Kenilworth Weekly News

Kenilworth women in fight for rights

Kenilworth women have travelled to New York to help secure gender equality and increase women's rights across the world.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

BBC News

Do women need bigger parking spaces?

Special parking spaces for women in China, controversy over water in Detroit and Russians imposing their own sanctions on Western goods.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Portsmouth Today

Girls in Portsmouth get inspirational new role models

James Humphries, headteacher of The Priory School, Fiona Calderbank, headteacher for Miltoncross School and Sarah Christopher, assistant headteacher of The Priory School with Lorrie Hart, assistant headteacher at The Priory School, Alison Lee, assistant vice principal for Miltoncross School, and Becca Dean, director and founder of The Girls Network ... (more)

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