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Female infanticide and Feminism

“To all the women, whose life seems an utter mess,

Who see neither way out nor a cathedral to confess.

To whom survival is the immediate need, 1,235 more words


Its a still morning

my eyes are groggy

but the air feels cool on my skin

a woman in red is holding my palms

TIGHTLY… 115 more words


Child Marriage In South Sudan

Africa is a continent known for its cultures and colorful representation of life. one might argue an entirely opposite opinion but when it comes to child marriage, it is a global problem that face people from all walks of life. 72 more words

African Stories

“18 er shathe kono shorto noi”: Feminist anxiety over “child marriage” in Bangladesh

Nazneen Shifa

When I was an eighth grader in school, a new teacher, someone who was on a training in our school, once told us in the class, “You know what, you are still children.” I remember at this remark, the whole class, a good total of fifty girls, burst into laughter! 2,019 more words


United States: Child Marriage in New York

There are many well-known countries in the world that allow child marriage: Tanzania, South Sudan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Zimbabwe, Yamen, and Malawi. However, the fact that New York, United States, allows child marriage is covered in veil. 165 more words

Human Rights

71% of girls in UP are married as minors? UNICEF and UP Police Mahila Samman Prakoshth hold Colloquium to fight Child Marriage in Uttar Pradesh

Child Marriage remain appallingly common in Uttar Pradesh. As per a new report by AALI, 70% of women in UP are still married when they are minors. 1,737 more words

Sutapa Sanyal