Dangers to Female Journalists Get Added Up

A month-long survey of female journalists about the dangers they face on assignment just ended and will be the basis of safety remedies designed by UNESCO. Two days after it launched, a 22-year-old photojournalist was gang raped while on assignment in Mumbai.

Azerbaijan Women Led Revolt, Now Pushed Out

In a former Soviet republic, members of a small women’s movement express little hope of free and fair parliamentary elections on Nov. 6. Until the country becomes more democratic, they say, the nation will continue to marginalize women.