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Finally, there is the issue of rights.
Iraq Is Tempting Fate by Punishing Women
History has shown that what happens to women—victims, combatants, and those in the grey area in between—reaps long-lasting and far-reaching consequences. During the Rwandan genocide, there were also retributive killings and rapes of women, but there was never an effort to specifically punish the wives of war criminals. With that admission, she was sentenced to death by hanging. The more the world leaders can present their ideas in that light this weekend, the better for all. Learn from all-round foreign policy legend Cynthia Enloe how to start writing something that will be meaningful and interesting, and how to combat author imposter syndrome in our exclusive podcast.