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Kurdish women fighting ISIS

Meet the Kurdish Women Fighting ISIS in Syria

In the dry and desolate land along Syria’s northeastern border, thousands of young Kurdish women have taken up arms to protect their people against attacks from Bashar Assad’s government, ISIS militants and the al Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front. Some...
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Women are the great disruptors

The following post is an excerpt from the upcoming book Innovating Women: The Changing Face of Technology by Vivek Wadhwa and Farai Chideya, crowd-written by hundreds of women working in STEM fields, which debuts Sept. 9.  I discovered the theory of...