Category Archives: Gender equality

Young men who rape are not “promising” or “successful” – Young men who rape are rapists.

I live in a country that has recently been the headline of international news because of the horrific and tragic case of a young woman being raped in a bus and losing her life as a result of the injuries … Continue reading

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What the F*** is Wrong With Us?

There are days when I feel very optimistic about this world we live in. I know there are endless numbers of individuals, collectives, civil society groups, organizations, companies, agencies and movements out there, working as hard as they can to … Continue reading

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To be a Woman in this World

I am a lucky girl. I’ve had the opportunity to travel and live in several places in the world, and experience different cultures, meet new people, and expand my world views by pushing my personal boundaries further. During these travels … Continue reading

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A Woman’s Manifesto

I was born a girl, but before I was a girl, I was a human being, equal in rights and dignity to all other human beings on this planet. I was born with the right to life, liberty, and freedom … Continue reading

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Komen’s Cur(s)e for Women.

Yesterday, I was sitting in my living room cursing out loud as I was reading a New York Times Op-Ed about women who get fired from their jobs due to being pregnant. In her article, “Pregnant and Pushed out of … Continue reading

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