Tag: Sexuality

  • From the margins. Leaving girlhood behind.

    by Rahnuma Ahmed I cannot say when I grew up but I think as you grow older you change in such a way that…it influences you. Growing older influences you. ? A 22-year-old polytechnic student Girls from better-off homes are like broiler chicken (farm-er murgi). ? A 19-year-old college student, photographer How it all began…

  • CONVERSATIONS: BEING A WOMAN

    Subscribe to ShahidulNews By Rahnuma Ahmed [the relationship between class struggle and women?s liberation is] very close. Women were the first to be oppressed, and will be the last to be liberated when class oppression ceases. So the test of whether class oppression still exists is if women?s oppression still exists or not. Comrade Parvati,…

  • Portraits of Commitment

    Portraits of commitment Why people become leaders in the AIDS response Challenges help us find our true selves. They take us on a journey within the depths of who we are, leaving us at a destination we hope is worthy. Some people find themselves at lesser places. AIDS is one of those challenges. The South…