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Nancy Fritsche Eagan's picture

What about the rest of us?

I was outraged in reading the New York Times on Monday by the story of the gang-raping of at least 200 women in Luvungi in the Democratic Republic of Congo. One was an 80 year-old grandmother. … Read More»

Princesskay's picture

The Possibility of Change

What is challenging in my society? There are many social ills, many things not working. With an astounding figure of challenges, you wonder, where to tackle a problem. … Read More»

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School of Life

I grew up in Ottawa, the capital of Canada. … Read More»

Ina Hume's picture

Taking time to heal and deal with grief

I wanted to write a little more about myself, as completing the assignment today for the VOF programme brought up some issues for me. … Read More»

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'I want to marry a man like daddy'(Part 1)

By Kingsley Obom-Egbulem … Read More»

amien's picture

What Did UN Peacekeepers Know About the Mass Rape in DRC?

Only twenty miles from where UN Peacekeepers are based in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as war rages forth, at least 179 women and young children in a community of villages were gang-raped, some i … Read More»

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Well behaved women seldom make history

I came across a quote my friend posted today that said "well-behaved women seldom make history." … Read More»

Help Fund Mukhtar Mai's School for Girls in Pakistan

Join the effort led by Mukhtar Mai, Pakistani activist and survivor of a brutal honor crime, in the struggle for women’s rights.

victorymust's picture

Call it Wife Beating!

If you want to see the true nature of man, see how he behaves with those he considers weaker than him. – Mahatma Gandhi … Read More»

victorymust's picture

Call it Wife Beating!

If you want to see the true nature of man, see how he behaves with those he considers weaker than him. – Mahatma Gandhi … Read More»

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