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Midpoint with the Kasiisi Project

So far, I am most proud of the women’s empowerment workshop I developed with Eve, the Ugandan community health nurse here at the Kasiisi Project. For the other talks, such as STDs and early pregnancy, we had the information there in front of us, so we just needed to come up with a culturally sound way of presenting it to the students. 1,033 more words

Summer 2014

Women in Politics: Beyond Numbers

Following David Cameron’s cabinet reshuffle, the UK government has moved from having three women in the cabinet to five: and these two new members are working mothers, a presence not there before. 851 more words

Gender And Sexualities

Empowerment (theoretically).

A candle-lit room, electricity gone, alone with a man twice my age, isolated in the deep hills and forests of a country that is not my own. 1,490 more words

The Rape of Liberty

My newest silkscreen print, in response to Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision. I encourage all women to stand up for their reproductive rights and freedoms.

Devika

Feminism; Embrace it, Empower it.

For so many years women were told they couldn’t do something as well or as effective as men or that they couldn’t be as powerful as men could. 501 more words

#WOMANDLA: That Taxi Ride

I took a trip to town the other day in Durban, by taxi. This experience was far from new to me but a walk down the streets of this city offers a different experience each time. 444 more words