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Amnesty International Wants Prostitution to Be Legal Around the World, Says It's a Human Right

And lots of people, including Meryl Streep and Lena Dunham, are not happy about it.

Who Runs the World? Girls!
Tara Suri reflects on her time in Sierra Leone in her last blog post…
Everyone Has a Role to Play
In Tara Suri's fifth blog post in Sierra Leone, the award winner rei…
The Road Won't Stay Bumpy for Long
For Tara Suri's fourth blog post from Sierra Leone, she describes th…
How Are Women Always in Crisis?
After speaking with the leading women's rights advocate in Sierra Leone, Tara Suri contemplates this troubled state of womanhood in her…
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The Social Bonds of Social Change
In her second blog post, Tara Suri describes her vision for a changed Sierra Leone, all based on recognizing our connections with other…
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En Route to Sierra Leone With Hope for the Future
Seven years ago, Tara Suri never would thought she'd be on her way to Sierra Leone as an advocate for women's health and rights.
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Lunch-Hour Activism
Scratch your do-gooder itch and help fight human-rights violations.
The Warrior Lawyer
Law & Disorder
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China Dolls: Olympic Hostesses
Preparing an army of hostesses for August's Beijing Olympics.
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Gitmo's Girl
Not your typical lawyer.