In the Run-Up to the UN’s Global Summit on Women’s Rights, the US Retreats

At the 2018 meeting of the annual UN mega-conference on women, a scene of which is captured above, the United States delegation created controversy over its conservative stances on women’s rights. This year, days before the meeting starts, the US has offered scant information on how it will participate. RYAN BROWN/UN WOMEN

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