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#Nigerians Commemorate 365 Days of the Abducted Chibok School Girls


Today, groups of Nigerian women and men gathered together at the Unity Fountain in Abuja clad in red T-Shirt with the inscription #Bringbackourgirls. They were chanting solidarity songs such as “solidarity forever, solidarity forever, we shall always fight for our girls. 270 more words

Social Development

[Video] Watch Dorothy Njemanze "Naija Diamond"A Short Documentary on Gender Violence!

Dotun Roy

“Naija Diamond” a short documentary on gender violence in Nigeria. it is an initiative of Dorothy Njemanze (DN) Foundation, a non-governmental organisation based in Abuja committed to seeking an end to all forms of human rights abuses such as domestic abuse, girl child abuse, sexual abuse, rape cases, paedophile attacks and other related abuses against old and young women in Nigeria. 101 more words

Social Development

Same old story

Another morning. I’m on the bus, and through the window I see a couple gesticulating on the sidewalk. His back is turned to me and I can’t see his face, but she is beautiful and exotic, a long mane of wavy black hair. 71 more words

The Sidewalk Poems

Mirza Ghalib and The Public Sphere

I subscribe to the Tata Sky and within the bouquet I get Javed Akhtar Active. This is really the channel I usually watch apart from the standard detective serials like CID, Monk, Castle, Mentalist and Adalat. 1,349 more words

Media Sociology

Publication Enhancements.

I chose an article from the MTSU publication. It was an article that was about the walk hosted by MTSU, “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” anti-violence campaign. 91 more words

Social Media.

Forms of Violence in India: A Report by Huffington Post

Several forms of Violence in our daily life, that does not shock us anymore

1.  Sexual assault

93 women raped in India everyday

Rape, gang rapes, sexual assault and molestation only climbed out from small page 6 stories of the newspaper to the front page after the entire nation was horrified by the Nirbhaya rape. 309 more words


College feminists once again making men the guardians of female safety

By Heather MacDonald | The Dallas Morning News | November 28, 2014

Sexual liberation is having a nervous breakdown on college campuses. Conservatives should be cheering on its collapse; instead, they sometimes sound as if they want to administer the victim smelling salts. 2,723 more words

Gender Politics