Tag: #changetheculture

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Five reasons why sex work should be decriminalized.

Decriminalizing sex work is very important in the fight for the equality of all women. Sex workers are among the most vulnerable groups of people in the world and the Criminalization of prostitution[1] is very dehumanizing to them and it puts them at higher risk of abuse from clients and society. This post is inspired by the stories I grew up hearing about sex … Read More Five reasons why sex work should be decriminalized.

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Note: on being a “good wife” in the Gambia.

You must obey your husband. You must keep his secrets. You must bear the pain he inflicts in secrete because that is where the blessings of your children would come from. Remember! A good wife, is a wife that would get beat up by her husband at night, and tell people she fell when asked what happened to her face. A good wife would … Read More Note: on being a “good wife” in the Gambia.