1. Culture
    Shiori Ito: the Brave Woman Exposing Japan’s Darker Side

    Not only do victims face grim laws, they also face an ingrained Japanese societal norm of silence around sex.

  2. Culture
    This Silence Must be Broken

    I sometimes wonder if I am influential enough to effect meaningful change, but still I choose to break the silence…

  3. Culture
    Nepalese Women are Dying in the Name of Tradition

    After hearing each news report on the death of a woman or girl in a menstrual shed, I ask myself:…

  4. Culture
    Society Teaches Women not to be Competitive

    I have used Adichie's words to help me think about how Zimbabwean society in particular teaches women not to be…