Most Recent Content from: Daniele Selby

  • Article: The Golden Globes’ Black Gowns Will Be Auctioned Off to Benefit 'Time's Up'
    Girls & Women

    The Golden Globes’ Black Gowns Will Be Auctioned Off to Benefit 'Time's Up'

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 17, 2018

    Set your alarm for Friday morning. Read more

  • Article: Yazidi Refugees Fleeing ISIS Have Found Home in This Surprising US City
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    Yazidi Refugees Fleeing ISIS Have Found Home in This Surprising US City

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2018

    ISIS systematically raped and enslaved thousands of Yazidi women and displaced 500,000 people. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2018

    The two doctors at the center of the case are accused of performing FGM on 7-year-old girls. Read more

  • Article: A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods
    Girls & Women

    A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 12, 2018

    About 95% of Ghanaian girls in rural areas have missed school during their periods — before the ban. Read more

  • Article: This Nigerian Man Offered Free ‘Female Circumcisions’ on Facebook — Now He’s Advocating Against FGM
    Girls & Women

    This Nigerian Man Offered Free ‘Female Circumcisions’ on Facebook — Now He’s Advocating Against FGM

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2018

    He posted graphic images of previous procedures, prompting backlash. Read more

  • Article: Uber Wants to Put Women Behind the Wheel in Saudi Arabia
    Girls & Women

    Uber Wants to Put Women Behind the Wheel in Saudi Arabia

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2018

    Female drivers would also give women riders who are uncomfortable with male drivers more options. Read more

  • Feature: Amid Myanmar’s Brutal Conflicts and Struggle for Freedom, Poetry Offers Hope
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    Amid Myanmar’s Brutal Conflicts and Struggle for Freedom, Poetry Offers Hope

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2018

    Poetry is a critical art form in the country. Documentary “Burma Storybook” shows its changing role. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Arrests Men After 'Gay Wedding' Video Goes Viral
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    Saudi Arabia Arrests Men After 'Gay Wedding' Video Goes Viral

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 10, 2018

    Homosexuality is punishable by death in Saudi Arabia. Read more