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My Heroes

Being born in one of the undeveloped countries in the horn of Africa whereby women are subordinate in the society and men dominates them, a country whereby women/girls are believed to remain at home … Read More»

Dannie's picture

My Hero

There are many people in the world i live in who are my heroes, but after much thought, my mother is the greatest of all of them. … Read More»

Mei Li's picture

My Shero

When I was 16 I lived with my family in an apartment. My neighbor Lydia noticed that my home environment was unstable and my parents neglected parental responsibilities. … Read More»

Emily Anyango's picture

my heroe

I am Emily from Kenya where Cuture rules.My mother was not welcomed because she was a mother of girls,and in this community a baby girl was considered worth less,useless,and a take away.Here my father … Read More»

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MY HERO

I have been thinking about this for some time, and it really got me to thimk about who my hero really is. … Read More»

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