Yesterday, President Barack Obama gave his long-awaited speech at Cairo University, attempting to show the Muslim world the new face of American diplomacy. One thing that stayed the same? The amount of lip-service paid to women's rights.
It wasn't that long ago that Obama's Secretary of State-to-be, Hillary Clinton, was saying how this Administration was going to be different when it comes to how we treat women's issues in the pantheon of foreign policy. In her confirmation hearing, Clinton told Senator Barbara Boxer: