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How the Right Wing is Killing Women

robertreich:

According to a report released last week in the widely-respected health research journal, The Lancet, the United States now ranks 60th out of 180 countries on maternal deaths occurring during pregnancy and childbirth.

To put it bluntly, for every 100,000 births in America last year, 18.5 women

guardian:

#YesAllWomen: how Twitter reacted to the shootings in California

In the wake of the Isla Vista killings, #YesAllWomen began trending on Twitter as people shared experiences instances of harassment and violence against women. See more Twitter reactions 

yahoonewsphotos:

A trip through the heart of Central Iran 25 years after Khomeini’s death

On June 4, 2014, Iran marks the 25th anniversary of the death of the Ayatollah Khomeini and his legacy of the Islamic Revolution.

Getty photographer John Moore spent a week in Iran documenting the changes the country has seen in the 25 years since the death of the Ayatollah and the anniversary gathering at the shrine of the Ayatollah in Tehran. (Getty)

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