Saturday Quotes: Lina Abou Habib

‘Indeed, there is a strong global backlash in relation to women’s position and women’s rights which is taking various forms and shapes.

Turkey has just dismantled the Ministry for Women and replaced it with a Ministry for Family Affairs.

This is an indication of a growing conservative view of women’s role being in the family rather than them being independent citizens endowed with rights’.

 

Lina Abou Habib

2011

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Discover

Sponsor

Latest

Worse than Covid19: Rape, leadership failure and institutional tolerance.

Covid19 may be the global epidemic identified by the WHO, but in some countries, it could be facing worse epidemics than the disease. The...

Friday Quote

Men must  defy the structures of patricahy  and outdated notions of manhood. And use that questioning to build more just societies. Winston Duke Actor/Activist

#Rant1373: Fix yourself Woman- Joy Isi-Bewaji

 I’ve heard of things they do to juniors in same-sex schools. Let’s take all-girls’ School, for instance. So you are running away from Patriarchy,...

Musimbi Kanyoro

'Being successful should not only be measured by how much you make. Perhaps, one of the most important yardsticks for success should be improving...

Tuesday Quote

''You know, everybody has setbacks in their life, And everybody falls short of whatever goals they might set for themselves. That's part of living and coming...