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Loyal Wives, Virtuous Mothers

Author: Katherine E. Young

March 1996
Page 4   (12 pages)

Summary: Once embraced by Soviet authorities as a celebration of women's liberation under communism, International Women's Day (March 8) stands stripped of ideology, but not consequence. Our author takes the occasion to ask women about their role in the new Russia.

This article appeared in the March 1996 issue of Russian Life. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.