World http://wuwm.com en Fake Morning-After Pills Found In Peru May Hint At Bigger Problem http://wuwm.com/post/fake-morning-after-pills-found-peru-may-hint-bigger-problem A survey of emergency contraceptives in Lima, Peru, turned up worrying results: More than a quarter were either counterfeit or defective.<p>Some of the <a href="http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a610021.html">morning-after pills</a> tested contained too little of the active ingredient, or none at all. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:29:14 +0000 Maanvi Singh 29500 at http://wuwm.com Fake Morning-After Pills Found In Peru May Hint At Bigger Problem A Journey Of Pain And Beauty: On Becoming Transgender In India http://wuwm.com/post/journey-pain-and-beauty-becoming-transgender-india The signs came early that Abhina Aher was different.<p>Born a boy biologically and given the male name Abhijit, Aher grew up in a middle-class neighborhood of Mumbai, India. The son of a single mother who nurtured a love of dance, Aher would watch enthralled as she performed.<p>"I used to wear the clothes that my mother used to wear — her jewelry, her makeup," Aher, now 37, recalls. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:13:00 +0000 Julie McCarthy 29499 at http://wuwm.com A Journey Of Pain And Beauty: On Becoming Transgender In India Are Democrats Trying To Energize The Base With The Race Card? http://wuwm.com/post/are-democrats-trying-energize-base-race-card Few mixtures in American life are more emotionally combustible than the one formed by the combination of politics and race.<p>That helps explain why Democrats, in general, and President Obama, in particular, have tended to steer clear of overtly raising race as an issue to explain some of the opposition to Obama's presidency and agenda.<p>There seems to be a shift in recent days, however.<p>Top Democratic party officials have either directly or indirectly blamed race for some of the hostility to Obama, his policies, or both.<p>Rep. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:31:00 +0000 Frank James 29497 at http://wuwm.com Are Democrats Trying To Energize The Base With The Race Card? Somalis In Kenya Are Used To Raids, But They Say This Was Different http://wuwm.com/post/somalis-kenya-are-used-raids-say-was-different Mohammed Ali Isaac's hands shook as he showed his Kenyan ID to the police officers. They let him pass, but his cousins weren't so lucky. The two women had forgotten their IDs at home, and the police were threatening to load them into one of three large trucks they'd brought for the purpose.<p>Today's raid, with dozens of armed police officers in the middle of the day in the predominantly Somali neighborhood of Eastleigh in Nairobi, was timed for just after people streamed out of Friday prayers. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:42:00 +0000 Gregory Warner 29490 at http://wuwm.com Somalis In Kenya Are Used To Raids, But They Say This Was Different Leaflets Given To Donetsk Jews Made Waves Worldwide, But Not In Donetsk http://wuwm.com/post/leaflets-given-donetsk-jews-made-waves-worldwide-not-donetsk A development in Eastern Ukraine has set social media on fire and triggered outrage around the world.<p>In the city of Donetsk, someone <a href="http://www.interpretermag.com/russian-separatists-in-donetsk-reportedly-order-jews-to-register-or-face-expulsion/" target="_blank">distributed fliers ordering Jews to register</a> with the separatists who have taken over government buildings.<p>Even though nobody in Ukraine believed the leaflet was real, the fliers hit a nerve.<p>It all started at a Donetsk synagogue after evening prayers two nights ago, when a group of masked men in camouflage showed Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:10:00 +0000 Ari Shapiro 29478 at http://wuwm.com Leaflets Given To Donetsk Jews Made Waves Worldwide, But Not In Donetsk