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· February, 2006

Stories about Women & Gender from February, 2006

Voices of African Women Bloggers

Mshairi calls for the abuse of women bloggers to stop! She recalls two recent incidents in the blogosphere where male bloggers “discussed and described women in misogynistic terms.” “The descriptions...

Singapore: In-Between

South Africa: Murder of lesbian

India: Street Harassment

Nigeria: culture and the modern world

Nigeria: Vagina Monologues

Iran: Football & Women

India: The arranged marriage

India: Street harassment

Female body

African women blogging this week

As per usual, African women have blogged about a variety of issues over the last week. Incidences of violence are rising in Uganda as the country prepares to hold general...

Croatia: Women in Turbofolk Documentary

India: Women and expectations

On Valentine's Day, Supermale Interviews African Men on Infidelity

Iran: Word “Lovers “Filtered!

Africa: women blogging

Ethiopia: trafficking of children and women

Pakistan: Marriage and Women

African women's voices this week

Diary of a Mad Kenyan Woman comments on the predominance of old men in Kenyan politics and government. She questions how old fashioned men acting out old fashioned politics chose...

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