In Photos: Women Show Solidarity at Events Around the Globe

BY Larisa Epatko  March 8, 2011 at 5:00 PM EST

Women came together on March 8 to express a message of solidarity on International Women’s Day by dancing in Iraq, protesting in Ivory Coast and dressing as men in Lebanon. This year marked the 100th anniversary of the designated day, bringing with it a theme of “decent work for women.” Events are planned throughout the month.

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