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Jimmy Carter:
Why I believe the mistreatment of women is the number one human rights abuse 

TEDWomen 2015 · 16:36 · Filmed May 2015
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With his signature resolve, former US President Jimmy Carter dives into three unexpected reasons why the mistreatment of women and girls continues in so many manifestations in so many parts of the world, both developed and developing. The final reason he gives? “In general, men don’t give a damn.”

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The president of the United States from 1977 to 1981, Jimmy Carter has used his post-presidency years to work for peace, teach, write and engage in global activism. Full bio
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