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Women Butchers Are Slicing Through The Meat World's Glass Ceiling

The meat industry traditionally has been a male-dominated field. But as demand for local meat grows, that's made more room for women to carve out ownership roles in the business.

Zhuang Qiuli and her boyfriend Feng Tao sit on the bed in their basement apartment two floors below a posh condominium. Since this photo was taken, the couple has moved above ground. Sim Chi Yin/VII hide caption

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'A Universe Beneath Our Feet': Life In Beijing's Underground

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Mrs. Mama Quaye has run Mrs. Quayes African Food Center on Ashmun St. in downtown Monrovia for over 20 years. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Liberian Businesses Reopen Their Doors, But Customers Are Wary

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50 Years Of John Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'

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A Love Supreme, Pt. 3: Pursuance/Pt. 4: Psalm John Coltrane
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Pastor: The Way Forward In Ferguson Is Talk And Prayer

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Female Butchers Are Slicing Through The Meat World's Glass Ceiling

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