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16 Days 2009

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Authentic gifts

Today, St. Valentine day, I did not receive nor gave gifts. I'm in romantic relation with no one, and this have saved me from the well engineered consumeristic frenzy of the last days. … Read More»

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Sexual partner preferences: Still an issue, a cage for all

I write now, from Italy. A country where in the last two years acts of violence against people because of their (sometimes imagined) homosexuality have became more visible. … Read More»

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Calling Artemis back

It's 18:17 of 25 December 2009, Christmas day now. … Read More»

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An afternoon downtown Milan: loud advertisement, bodies of voiceless women, and a bit of hope

Yesterday afternoon, as many people in the same moment, I went downtown Milan to search for some gifts (I confess: I did!). … Read More»

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After the 16 Days, the Remaining 349!

Dear you all! This is a little balance: the 16 Days officially close within three hours in my time zone, and something, tiny but nonzero, has happened. … Read More»

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uplifting independent economic status of women followed by education will bring revolutionary change

It was about four decade ago when gender violence was not even issue in our part of the world.I would like to share a few experience of that time.At that time there were few incident of gender violenc … Read More»

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A "normal" case of violence from Montalto di Castro, Italy

This is the story of a rape. One of the very many, in Italy. I'd like to say, "oh, this is different!" But, I'm not sure. … Read More»

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Two Standards are too Much

Let's get rid of "standards". We all know of the double, even triple standard arbitrarily applied to some group of people, just in name of some stereotyped image. … Read More»

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The wounds that never heal

Our mission at World Pulse is the empowerment of women. … Read More»

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Same standards for Gender

Once Mahatma Gandhi had says “If only the women of the World came together they could display such heroic non-violence as to kick away the Atom Bomb like a mere ball. … Read More»

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