We're Talking About: First Lady Travels, Tech-Savvy Moms, and Ads for Women

We're Talking About: First Lady Travels, Tech-Savvy Moms, and Ads for Women

We're Talking About: First Lady Travels, Tech-Savvy Moms, and Ads for Women

The XX Factor
What Women Really Think
Aug. 10 2010 10:43 AM

We're Talking About: First Lady Travels, Tech-Savvy Moms, and Ads for Women

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- Some say Michelle Obama ’s mid-recession trip to Spain makes her a "modern-day Marie Antoinette," but the first lady’s bold, jetsetting style also offers a message of empowerment for young women . [ The Daily Beast ]

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- The Taliban responded to Time ’s feature on Afghani women by citing stats on U.S. rape and sexual abuse. [ Mother Jones , Time ]

- What message is rapper Eminem trying to send about domestic violence in his new music video ? [ The Atlantic ]

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