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Rape Societal Issues

Prevention of Sexual Abuse Among Young People: An e-Knowing Series Session

Sexual abuse is when a person uses control, force or pressure to make someone participate in unwanted sexual activity. The use of force or pressure implies lack of consent and if consent is obtained, it would be obtained based on manipulation or misrepresentation of the nature of the conduct. Sexual abuse may have physical, verbal, […]

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Rape Societal Issues

RAPE: THE GOVERNOR MUST ADDRESS US

I am a man. I have zero tolerance for rape in all its forms. I am sure all men should as well come out now to stand against Rape. If a governor’s daughter, king’s daughter, religious leaders’ daughter is raped, the response to the case will not be addressed the way community leaders, religious leaders […]

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Societal Issues

Ugly Monster Called Rape: Avoiding the catastrophe

Today, there are alarming cases of rape, defilement and incest in our society. More worrisome is that many cases are either not reported or withdrawn for settlements out of court. Some families of victims of these forms of sexual abuse are either scared of the aftermath of the court case or the stigma of making […]

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16 DAYS ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER – BASED VIOLENCE

When no one takes the responsibility to call others unto action, a lot of things become static. It is not enough for a person to take up the responsibility of change, it is important everyone takes change as a personal activity. The 16 days activism which kicked off November 25 (International Day for the Elimination […]