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Women of #nzpol: still fighting rape culture in 2016

The women-of-#nzpol roundup is brought to you in the interests of amplifying women’s voices in the political debate and also because:

Well, 2016 is definitely not going to be the year we stop blaming young women for being sexually assaulted. 686 more words

Sex And Gender

Is Gender Off The Table for New Zealand When It Comes To Sex Crimes With The Young?

This item wants to draw the reader’s attention to a court decision in New Zealand. The NZ Herald recently offered a story of a female teacher being found guilty of sex with a boy from the age of 10 years of age – … 736 more words

Child Sex Abuse

Editorial: Tricky calls as world inherits Syria’s issues

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11521626

“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. 78 more words

Syria

Important public message: a sense of entitlement isn't love

There’s a hugely important message in this article from the Herald about people (most often men) who kill their partners (most often women).

“These are not crimes of love, these are crimes of ownership.

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Sex And Gender

The Pen is Mightier than the Sword

“Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own.”

–Carol Burnett

From Graffiti to Great Literature, All Writing is Important to Someone!

“The power of the pen has not diminished. 223 more words