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Sexual Rights - Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights

And the class continues… Here is where it becomes more interesting…

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), sexual rights “protect all people’s rights to fulfill and express their sexuality and enjoy sexual health, with due regards for the rights of others, and within a framework of protection against discrimination”. 608 more words

Not without a fight: standing up against the Global Gag Rule

An editorial co-authored by Laura Ferguson, associate director of the Program on Global Health & Human Rights, reflects on the impact that President Donald Trump’s restoration of the Global Gag Rule will have on women across the world, as well as those working to protect reproductive rights. 128 more words


One Billion Rising and What it means for YOU!


Based on horrifying statistics, we have realised that 1 in 3 women are beaten or raped and that is about one billion women/girls among our 7 billion population in this world. 630 more words


The End of Sex

Like them or not, the Feminists may have stumbled upon an important truth. Their principal argument for equality between the sexes is the claim that males and females have the same neurological makeup. 293 more words


Internet Governance Forum 2016

At the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2016, the Women and Media Collective was part of the session on ‘Sex and Freedom of Expression Online’. Coordinated by the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) the session looked at India, Nepal and Sri Lanka and identified how sexuality as an expression is recognised within the online sphere, the ways in which it is encouraged or discouraged and how online platforms are used to violate freedoms of expression for women. 11 more words


Childhood sexual rights

Michael Seto (footnote 3, Seto 2012 234) summarises the general view on children desiring sex with adults:

I realise that adults have more opportunities to speak and be heard, at least by other adults, but I have never heard (directly or indirectly) a child speak on behalf of his or her right to have sex with an adult.

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To ask or not to ask for sex? That is the question!

This blog was first published on Resurj.org and can be found here.

I was listening to a radio talk show a few nights ago, and the case study was a woman who apparently had not had sex with her husband since their wedding night. 593 more words