Posts Tagged ‘ Women’s emancipation ’

Women at the crossroad of religion, politics and patriarchy

July 25, 2013
Rokeya Chowdhury
Women at the crossroad of religion, politics and patriarchy

“The large quantity of guilt attached to sexuality in patriarchy is overwhelmingly placed upon the female, who is, culturally speaking
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Posted in Religion, Religious Extremism, Women's Rights | 15 Comments »

Wasfia and two other women

November 13, 2012
Afsan Chowdhury
Wasfia and two other women

As Wasfia Nazreen formally declared her intent to climb all the seven mountains of the world, we all cheered. To many she represents that precious gift called hope.
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The freedom to listen

October 7, 2012
Frank Domenico Cipriani
The freedom to listen

I often go to the woods to write. As I do so this time, a chill fills the air and the summery songs of the insects carry with them something that feels like desperation.
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Posted in Achievement, Women's Rights | 8 Comments »

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