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Violence in the home is not just a family affair

In search of societal change, Mari Marcel Thekaekara visits a Rotary Club to talk taboos.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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What’s the price of the ‘right’ to alcohol?

Mari Marcel Thekaekara on the potential of prohibition in India where women have burnt down liquor shops over alcoholism’s devastation.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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‘Is African identity a house of ideas that imprisons and silences?’*

Nigerian writer AmosTutola’s quote is certainly true for sexual minorities, still beingoppressed by decades-old colonial laws.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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All is not lost

Despite the prevalence of homophobia in Africa, LGBTI activists have some victories to celebrate.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Not so hopeless after all

Marginally speaking: How women of Kalol fight for their rights - and win.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Why aren’t we protecting our children?

A report from the Philippines revealing the latest child abuse figures makes devastating reading, discovers Iris Gonzales.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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What about the rights of undocumented migrant children?

The EU must stop prioritizing immigration control over this vulnerable group, says Michele LeVoy.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The battle against porn

Apologists for pornography abuse the ‘fight for freedom', argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Who is Geert Wilders?

Beulah Devaney wonders if the politician is a racist extremist, passionate advocate for freedom or spoilt child.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Norway snatches Indian children from their parents

Two young Indian children have been taken into care in Norway because their mother fed them with her fingers. Mari Marcel Thekaekara is appalled.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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