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FORT WORTH, Texas, Monday, January 27, 2014

Brain-dead Texas woman taken off life support

John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth complied with a judge’s order to pull any life-sustaining treatment from Marlise Munoz, who was declared brain-dead in November, but kept on machines for the sake of her foetus. »
More on abortion AND: judiciary (system of justice)justice and rightsUSA
Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The diaspora’s dark side

From caste discrimination through forced marriages to sex-selective abortions, entrenched practices among sections of the British South Asian diaspora pose continuing challenges. Caste discriminat... »
More on abortion AND: discriminationUnited Kingdom
Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Flawed preference

Among the many manifestations of gender discrimination in India, arguably the most premeditated action involves the so-called boy-preference — the systematic elimination of female foetuses. The Un... »
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