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Uganda: "Your skirt is too revealing. Remove it right here, right now."

When we imagine the Western understanding of this, it’s something quite obviously different to what Ugandan government do. Their controversial anti-pornography bill, yet to be passed by the president, aims to ban women from donning ‘sexually explicit’ clothing. 440 more words


Interpretations of the Anti-Pornography Act: What are the stakes?

There has been a lot going on about the mini-skirt. As a friend said to me on Facebook the other day, “There is so much hatred towards women.” She believed that this is why it was very easy for Minister Simon Lokodo (and media, by extension) to rally the populace into what can only be described as madness and war on women. 1,455 more words


Lout of Africa

I really didn’t think this waste of a human life would go ahead with it. But he did.

In yet another infamous day on the African continent, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda… 396 more words

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