Philippine Tough Guy Duterte Tries a Little Tenderness – WSJ

Philippine President-Elect Rodrigo Duterte, who campaigned on a pledge to kill thousands of criminals, turns out to have an unlikely model as he assembles his administration: Canada’s liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Source: Philippine Tough Guy Duterte Tries a Little Tenderness – WSJ

Traditional laws vs women’s rights

Chennai: Strong views are being expressed in the Sabarimala temple case -whether women in the age group of 10-50 should be allowed to worship Lord Ayyappa in the hill temple – not just by the Supreme Court which stressed on the constitutional validity of the tradition, but women themselves. Source: Traditional laws vs women’s...

Chelsea Clinton Pens Powerful Essay on Equality and Women’s Rights Amid Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Campaign | E! Online

Chelsea Clinton, whose mother Hillary Clinton may this year become the first female president in U.S. history, says in a powerful essay on quality and women’s rights that people must work towards “building toward a more equitable future.” Source: Chelsea Clinton Pens Powerful Essay on Equality and Women’s Rights Amid Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Campaign | E! Online