Search for Common Ground
As lifelong pro-choice Republicans who have supported GOP candidates for decades, we are dismayed by activists on the right and the left attacking the GOP leaders who spoke out against House Resolution 36 last week.
I'll never forget the story of two girls in particular, no more than 15 years old. Pushpa was a Dalit, an untouchable, and Susheela was a Brahmin, the priest and artisan caste. In their communities, this meant absolutely no mixing together. Their friendship challenged long-held traditions.
As more women in developing nations are empowered to promote their own advancement and security, NGOs can't forget those who have the power to instantly change the treatment of women -- men.
Attending the Nexus Summit were progeny of first generation entrepreneurs whose parents have created and sold firms to large conglomerates and their family has become instantly wealthy by a single event.
Making child rights into something that helps the children who need them most means hard, collaborative work by often unlikely partners.
Abortion is a tragedy in and of itself, regardless of whether or not we, as individuals or as a society, feel that it is so.
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Kiran Khalid, field producer for CNN New York Bureau who covers the domestic terrorism beat, and Karen Zraick of the New