Zambian Women Accept Marital Violence

The latest Zambia Demographic and Health Survey revealed that not only is marital violence common here, but many wives also believe they deserve it. The Zambian parliament is discussing a bill to provide shelters for women and children fleeing abuse.

Two Moved Mountains of Money for Global Health

When the Bush Administration decided to withhold $34 million from a U.N. agency focused on reproductive health, Jane Roberts and Lois Abraham took matters into their own hands. An excerpt from Sheryl WuDunn and Nicholas D. Kristof’s “Half the Sky.”