Thursday, Sep. 7, 2017 | Ayla Jean Yackley, Contributor
A scandal over a celebrity’s incestuous relationship has forced Turkey to discuss its dark secrets about widespread abuse.
Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 | Amberin Zaman, Columnist
Turkish nationalist Meral Aksener is emerging as a real threat to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as talk swirls about the formation of her new centrist party.
Thursday, Jun. 1, 2017 | Nahla ElNemr, Contributor
Six years into the devastating war, Syrian women who sought refuge in Egypt have become stronger and acquired new survival skills.
Monday, Mar. 30, 2015 | Sahar Namazikhah, Contributor
In an interview with Al-Monitor, Shahindokht Molaverdi, vice president for Women and Family Affairs, talks about her role advocating for women's rights and the importance of working from within the administration for change.
Sunday, Mar. 29, 2015 | Ben Caspit, Columnist
Ruth Colian managed to gather the needed resources to establish an ultra-Orthodox women's party that ran for a seat in the Knesset on March 17, but the ultra-Orthodox establishment keeps setting up obstacles.