Book talk: "Arab Women Rising"

Aug 21, 2014

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Bahrain , Abu Saiba - thousands attended opposiotion demonstration many raised posters and banners supported Gaza and others raised posters supporting Bahrain oppositions (Waad) and (AlWefaq) which ministry of justice suing for their activities on August 08, 2014
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Following the Arab Spring, gender equality between men and women in the Middle East is improving. Women today have more opportunities, both in business and in society, than they did in previous years. Two journalists set out to learn just how the landscape has changed for Arab women, and have published their stories in a book called Arab Women Rising. On Global Journalist, we talk to the authors of the book about their project, and what they found. Our guests: