Tag Archive | "WOMEN"

Marriages: why extended families are a threat

Marriage and Extended Family: A marriage takes work and effort between two persons. In as much as the two individuals symbolize a union between two families, there has go to be boundaries set beyond which the extended family cannot interfere with. However, our African and Kenyan culture for that matter makes it hard for some […]

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Secretary Clinton on Violence Against Women

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women Press Statement Hillary Rodham Clinton Secretary of State Washington, DC November 25, 2011 “Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, we are reminded of the horrific acts of violence against women that take place every day around the world and pledge […]

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Violence Against Women: Action Required

Violence against women: As we move closer to the end of this year’s 16 Days of Activism,i choose to focus our attention onĀ  recent post by Ambassador Polt “Women in every society, in every corner of the globe, still suffer a disproportionate amount of the inequities that exist today. And more often than not, they […]

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Addressing Violence Through Violence

Violence against women required immediate action A recent article shows how one policy maker was recently quoted advising women to deal with violence in their own relationships by hitting their husbands. “Violence against women is no laughing matter. Yet, in Andhra Pradesh, the state Minor Irrigation Minister, Mr. T. G. Venkatesh seems to think it […]

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