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Equality, Gender Equality

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

Reading Time: 3 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, Gender Equality

Nepal: Patriarchy-Shaped Laxed Attitudes Towards Wife-beating

Reading Time: 6 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, Gender Equality

Beauty Peagant Contestants’ Figures

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

Equality, Gender 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, Gender Equality, In & Around Kathmandu

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

Reading Time: 7 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, Gender 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, Gender 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, Gender Equality

#IWalkFreely…as Should Our Girls And Women

Reading Time: 4 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

Equality, Gender Equality

Hall of Shame I

Reading Time: 2 minutes

Nepal needs a revolution…

a revolution of the mind.

Here’s one of many MANY reasons why.

. . . → Read More: Hall of Shame I

Equality, Gender Equality, Social Media

#GaurikaSingh in #Rio2016 And a Man in Kathmandu

Reading Time: 4 minutesIf our girls and women are to realize their full potential, just as Gaurika Singh has done, and become equal partners in the path to development, to when they can walk the streets of every city and village in the country with their head held high, we must provide the same kind of life opportunities to them as we do to our boys and men. . . . → Read More: #GaurikaSingh in #Rio2016 And a Man in Kathmandu

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