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    Why is Russia Commemorating WWI With a Propaganda Film?

    A new Russian film documents its little-known battalion of women soldiers during WWI. But the story behind the production is as fascinating as the one that inspired it.

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    Iranian Director Mahnaz Mohammadi Jailed, Inspires Petition Demanding Her Release

    Mohammadi's apparent crimes include shooting a documentary about feminist activists in the contested 2009 presidential election.

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    The Normal Heart and the Erasing of Women

    How gay cinema uniquely erases women from the history of the AIDS crisis.

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    Veep's Selina Meyer and the Art of the Tantrum

    Has there ever been a better time for a little tantrum-throwing wish fulfillment?

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    Interview with Freida Mock, Director of Anita

    "There was so much misunderstanding, if not misinformation. So I felt it was an opportunity to tell the story of who she is, where she came from, how she ended up in the seat of power, and what her impact has been."

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    War Zone/ Comfort Zone: Confronting the Issue of Homeless Women Veterans

    How long do homeless women veterans have to wait for us to make their lives a priority?

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    Hollywood Feminists Fire Back at Mike Huckabee's "Gender Victim" Comments

    Married women comprise the vast majority -- around 77% -- of contraception users, so I guess according to Huckabee, no woman should have sex unless she is actively trying to get pregnant. (Ew, and also, how sad.)

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    Oscar Nominated 'Dirty Wars' Glimpses Into Shadow World of U.S. Counterterrorism Via Tenacious Reporter

    Oscar nominated "Dirty Wars," the riveting documentary by journalist Jeremy Scahill and director Rick Rowley that probes the shadowy world of U.S. paramilitary operations, almost didn't get made. Or rather, it almost didn't become the film that premiered at Sundance in Januar 2013y to critical plau...

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    Hillary Clinton Biopic in Talks to Shoot Next Year

    Lionsgate, the studio behind "The Hunger Games," is in talks to start shooting "Rodham" next year. No actress is attached to the role.

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