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Modeling, boxing, iFeministing and more.

Published September 20, 2006 10:01PM (EDT)

Yahoo: Israel follows Madrid's lead on models.

Times Online (U.K.): Doubt is cast on Kathy O'Beirne's memoir of "childhood hell."

BBC: Signs of political and social change for women in Iran, including this stat: In the applied physics department of Azad University, 70 percent of the graduates are women.

Christian Science Monitor: Boxing is becoming more and more popular among young women.

Feminista, via AlterNet: Are you an iFeminist?

Minneapolis-St. Paul Star-Tribune: Nationally, more women than men occupy local anchors' seats. But here's some old news: The pay still sucks.

By Lynn Harris

Award-winning journalist Lynn Harris is author of the comic novel "Death by Chick Lit" and co-creator of BreakupGirl.net. She also writes for the New York Times, Glamour, and many others.

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