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Drafting a New Story: Women's Rights in the Middle East

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North African blogger The Moor Next Door (TMND) recently posted two graphs showing inequalities in women’s representation in the 2007-2010 Algerian People’s National Assemble.  These visuals really help drive the point home in ways that news reports have communicating, with the men’s numbers towering over the women’s figures within the graphs.

Here, we have the number of women representing the different regions of Algeria:

And in this one, TMND shows us the number of female representatives broken down along party lines:


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