Girl in Nepal

Being a Daughter in Nepal: An Unimaginable Curse

We often say that we are in the 21st Century, the age of science, technology, awareness, and education. But let’s look at poor developing countries like Nepal, where people lack basic education and are unaware about Science and Technology. People still blindly follow religious practices, which were handed down to them, although they don’t know the reasons behind them or why they are performed.
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Why Is Nobody Talking About Killings of Kashmiri Women?

Raging April is over and May is currently on the lookout. Speculations might come further until the rest of the year. Meets, talks, internet ban, pellets and militancy all are flashing in the news. Deep in those lines and words are cries of helpless and desperate people for attention on the oppression happening in Kashmir.
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The Curse of Being a Girl: The Devadasi Pratha Tradition in India

One fine morning when 10 year old Anjali woke up, she was rubbed with turmeric and showered with Neem water. Feeling all neat and tidy, she was then given the first Sari (traditional dress of women in India) of her life and a tray full of tempting sweets to gorge on. Little did Anjali know the terrible terrible fate which awaited her the next day hence. She, like thousands of other girls, was going to become a scapegoat in the religious muddle popularized by the name of ‘Devadasi’ or ‘Servants of God’.
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117 years-old Emma Morano’s Recipe to Orange the World

Orange the World is a campaign initiated by the UN to invest in order to stop violence against women. But do you know how this lady Emma Morano did so? Instead of investing on others, she started to invest on herself. The very dear life that we often take for granted should never be left unattended. She recognized this part and ended her abusive marriage before it ended her. This lady makes us feel that we can beat all the crap by all means, and say no to abuse.
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#EndRapeCulture Protest in Quebec, Canada

Thousands of people across the province marched for the end to rape culture and violence against women. Supporters rallied in many cities such as Montreal, Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Gatineau and Chicoutimi. We went to show support at the demonstration in Montreal at Place Emilie-Gamelin.
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