US: Will Black Women Vote For Obama or Romney in 2012? PolicyMic Opinion Obama’s begging for America’s patience on the economy; but it seems possible that he could lose black people, especially black women, in the process.
Washington: Gay Marriage Poll Offers Surprising (And Concerning) Results thenewcivilrightsmovement.com Analysis …The other issue there is that PPP also polled more women than men — 54% women, 46% men. And with more women choosing “legal,” and with there being more women, that narrow 51% is looking a little shaky….
Saudi Arabia: Saudi women continue call for right to drive Bikya Masr DUBAI: Saudi Arabia women activists are continuing their now more than one year push for the right to drive in the ultra-conservative Gulf Kingdom.
Ghana: Lack of information affects participation of women, persons with disabilities in politics ghanabusinessnews.com Lack of confidence and information on Ghana’s electoral process have been identified as major barriers to the participation of women and persons with disabilities in politics. This came to light in a survey conducted by SAVE-Ghana in partnership with STAR-Ghana, both non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the Wa East Constituency of the Upper West Region.