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Kathua, Unnao and beyond: Find the Teachable Moment

Seeking the Teachable Moment in this week of horrible news about the rapes of young girls in Kathua, Unnao and Surat may be the only way for any of us to crawl out of the funk of anguish and anger. 2,364 more words

Teachable Moments

Flowers and Scars

“Aren’t they pretty, Eva?”

She kept the name the nuns gave her. She had little in common with them, but they made occasional allies in her fight to take the children away from the depravity of the streets. 228 more words

Short Story

The Map of India

I did not make this illustration. I got this from the WhatsApp circuit, and this is an artist’s representation of the map of India in light of the latest incidents of rape in India. 341 more words

India

Call for death penalty for child rapists in India -- Not long ago, child rape didn't even rate a news story it was so common in India

People protesting against the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir and the rape of a teenager in Uttar Pradesh at a candlelight vigil in Bengaluru, India, on Friday.PHOTO: REUTERS… 1,079 more words

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– সাম্যময় সেন গুপ্ত –

কয়েকজন হিন্দু মিলে

তোমার শিশু কন্যা কে

ধর্ষন করেছে ?

তুমি এবার কি করবে ?

কিছু মুসলমান সাথী জুটিয়ে …

This wasn't what I wanted to write about!

“What kind of times are these, when 
To talk about trees is almost a crime 
Because it implies silence about so many horrors?”

– Bertolt Brecht… 835 more words

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