These Two Films Touch the Sweet Spots

“Where Do We Go Now?” and “Polisse” are in a top-notch category that could land them in the year’s top-10 lists. On another level comes an array of movies that offer an eclectic, sometimes toxic, take on motherhood.

Strip Clubs Outpace Laws in Kenya

Strip clubs are on the rise in Kenya, a popular tourist destination. High wages for strippers and tourist interest are fueling the growth of the industry that evades the nation’s laws.

Water Is Key to Reducing Maternal Mortality

(WOMENSENEWS)–Knowledge has long been cited as the tool most needed to lower maternal mortality rates, but Global Water, a volunteer organization based in Oxnard, Calif., says what women in developing countries also need to combat this problem is water.