International Women’s Day: Cause for Celebration?

International Women’s Day: Cause for Celebration?

Imagine if Saturday were International Men’s Day, but it’s not, of course. It is the 103rd International Women’s Day. It would never be necessary to have an International Men’s Day because men do not suffer from gender inequality. International Women’s Day is a curious beast that aims to celebrate women around the world, their bravery […]

What happened to Esraa Mohamed: Sexual Violence Story in Egypt

What happened to Esraa Mohamed: Sexual Violence Story in Egypt

Esraa Mohamed is your regular 23-year-old girl from Egypt. She updates her Facebook regularly. She enjoys watching American movies like Angels and Demons or Cloud Atlas. Her favorite TV show is Spartacus: Vengeance. She listens to contemporary Arabic music and is a huge fan of the Egyptian 80s/90s pop music movement. One day Mohamed was […]

India Official Compares Rape to Gambling

India Official Compares Rape to Gambling

India official compares rape to gambling and has caused offence and disgrace to thousands. As the most highly ranked bureaucrat for the police department he has now attempted to retract his self-construed proverb. Ranjit Sinha, the leader of the central department for the Investigation of India, foolishly compared rape to unlicensed betting in public. He […]