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Dressing For Danger

30th November 2015 3
I had forgotten what it felt like to constantly look over both shoulders as I walk down the street. I had forgotten that I had to scrutinize my clothing to avoid “sending the wrong message.” As [...]

Women, Love Thyself

4th July 2014 0
The phenomenon of getting bigger body parts keeps exploding with each passing year, with more and more females wanting to make their derrière bigger or to alternate any other body parts thanks to the likes [...]

23 Things I’ve Learned In 23 Years

10th October 2016 2
As I turn 23 (Happy birthday to me!), I’d like to share 23 tips and pieces of advice that have kept me going and growing strong. Feel free to pick out one or two from the [...]

“J’Abandonne”

18th November 2016 3
Je veux abandonner… Cette année a été particulièrement difficile pour moi. Après réflexion, je pense que je n’ai jamais autant été bousculée de toute ma vie. Je vais vous raconter les événements qui sont survenus [...]

The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

5th April 2017 2
As a young girl living with a single mother in urban Malawi, I learned to understand that going to school was a must, not a need. There was no one to encourage me, apart from [...]

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30 Sudanese Women You Should Know

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15th June 2016 42

For centuries Sudanese women have been pushing the boundaries of the patriarchal society, excelling in fields almost always dominated by men despite the difficulties they face. We searched for the women making an impact today both nationally and […]

Open Letter to Miss Rwanda Organizers

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3rd March 2015 19

Dear Organizers, As any other social media addict, I was privy to the infamous video that came out of last year’s Miss Rwanda pageant. I am going to spare you the details of the video […]

Excuse My African

Culture
20th April 2017 18

I never had any issues with my being African, until I started living in the United States of America.  That was when I realized that my kind of “African” is different. I’m not talking about […]

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