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Equality

Hall of Shame III

Reading Time: 3 minutesThis series is about Nepal needing a revolution…a revolution of the mind.
Here’s more of one of many MANY reasons why. . . . → Read More: Hall of Shame III

Equality

Intersex, Women, Men and Nepal

Reading Time: 13 minutesIn the highly patriarchal Nepali society with very low level — as well as low quality — of education of the population, maintaining the status quo benefits the high caste Hindu men, the social, economic and political elite. . . . → Read More: Intersex, Women, Men and Nepal

Equality

Attitude of Nepali Women Towards Abusive Behavior by Their Mothers-in-law

Reading Time: 4 minutesOver 60% of Nepali women believe that a mother-in-law is justified in verbally abusing and threatening her daughter-in-law for any one of six reasons! . . . → Read More: Attitude of Nepali Women Towards Abusive Behavior by Their Mothers-in-law

Equality

Nepal: Patriarchy-Shaped Laxed Attitudes Towards Wife-beating

Reading Time: 7 minutesIn the highly patriarchal society that is Nepal, it’s not surprising that women have such laxed attitudes towards domestic violence. Addressing that requires a multi-prong approach, one of which must be providing quality education to the population. . . . → Read More: Nepal: Patriarchy-Shaped Laxed Attitudes Towards Wife-beating

Equality

Beauty Peagant Contestants’ Figures

Reading Time: 1 minutePeruvian beauty pageant contestants present their figures…. . . . → Read More: Beauty Peagant Contestants’ Figures

Equality, Social Media

Troll Nepal: Like Name, Like Post

Reading Time: 4 minutes

I have come across Nepali men, in person, on social media and elsewhere, who, when discussing gender issues, are experts at deflecting, re-directing and refocusing the conversations to themselves — men! In the process, they display their conceit, their complete ignorance of the patriarchal society we live in and how that benefits and privileges us, men.

This is just one example of that.

. . . → Read More: Troll Nepal: Like Name, Like Post

Equality, In & Around Kathmandu

Cold is “Beer as Cold as Your Ex-girlfriend’s Heart”

Reading Time: 9 minutes

Cold really is “We serve beer as cold as your ex-girlfriend’s heart,” if you know what I mean.

(I certainly don’t mean the beer or ex’s heart.)

. . . → Read More: Cold is “Beer as Cold as Your Ex-girlfriend’s Heart”

Equality, Social Media

Hooray! Hooray! It’s Holi Holi Day…For Some

Reading Time: 4 minutesHoli has been perverted and is no longer just a day of celebrations with color and water! . . . → Read More: Hooray! Hooray! It’s Holi Holi Day…For Some

Equality, Social Media

Hall of Shame II

Reading Time: 3 minutesThis series is about Nepal needing a revolution…a revolution of the mind.
Here’s more of one of many MANY reasons why. . . . → Read More: Hall of Shame II

Equality

#IWalkFreely…as Should Our Girls And Women

Reading Time: 5 minutesGirls and women need to be able to walk free just as boys and men. Boys and men MUST to do what they can to ensure that because every boy and man has a sister or a mother or an aunt or a grandmother or a female cousin or a wife or a female friend. One thing a boy or a man can do easily is be an ally and counter harassment whenever you see it happening. . . . → Read More: #IWalkFreely…as Should Our Girls And Women

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