The British General Election 2017 by Um Homen
Jul19

The British General Election 2017 by Um Homen

Terrorists, a wheatfield, a man wearing a bucket, pop-star like adulation over a man aged almost seventy…the recent UK general election had it all

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Monthly roundup March – May 2017
Jun05

Monthly roundup March – May 2017

Western politics,and the role of women terror attacks,rights of women and girls and a bit of African politics.

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Chimanda Ngozi Adichie responds  to Transphobic comments
Mar30

Chimanda Ngozi Adichie responds to Transphobic comments

Chimanda Ngozi Adichie responds to Transphobic comments

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Our Story of Rape and Reconciliation by Thordis Elva and Tom Stranger

Feb 13, 2017
In 1996, Thordis Elva shared a teenage romance with Tom Stranger, an exchange student from Australia. After a school dance, Tom raped Thordis, after which they parted ways for many years. In this extraordinary talk, Elva and Stranger move through a years-long chronology of shame and silence, and invite us to discuss the omnipresent global issue of sexual violence in a new, honest way. Note: Comments are disabled for this video because YouTube’s comment moderation tools are not up to the task of maintaining a quality discourse here. You are welcome and invited to comment on the talk at TED.com https://go.ted.com/CycK.

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ADVICE FROM ADICHIE ON RAISING A  DAUGHTER
Mar11

ADVICE FROM ADICHIE ON RAISING A DAUGHTER

Being a feminist is like being pregnant. You either are or you are not. You either believe in the full equality of women, or you do not.

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