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April 24, 2019

Recently I have read a book called “Gender Medicine” by Marek Glezermann and I wanted to share the concept of “Gender Medicine”, as well as a few examples to better understand it.

Gender Medicine, or how it is properly called “Medicine related to sex and gender”, is a b...

March 12, 2019

“There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women. “ -Kofi Annan

Amongst other missions, women empowerment is one of Project Why’s expanding projects that started in 2007 with the opening of a vocational center for women from underprivi...

November 20, 2018

To me, it is important that we understand that boys too have their place in this healing process. Male victims should be taken seriously and be included in this movement. But we should also focus on all of the other men. The ones that feel threatened by the movement, t...

November 19, 2018

During 4thyear of my social work studies in Glasgow, Scotland, I attended a domestic violence course. I found the course to be captivating, thought provoking and very engaging. At some point throughout the course we were asked to go up to the white board and write down...

July 13, 2018

She’s beautiful when she’s angry is a history-documentary, directed by Mary Dore, which deals with the feminism movement in the United States of America from the late 1960s through the mid 1970s.

Birth control, abortion, sexual harassment, African American women, lesbia...

April 4, 2018

FEMINISM. Feminism is the idea that men and women deserve the same chances, opportunities and treatment. Feminism is the movement that fights against gender stereotypes, sexism and inequality. However feminism has nothing to do with bashing men or taking away chances a...

January 21, 2018

"Das Prestige des Lehrerberufs sinkt, deshalb interessieren sich immer weniger dafür. Ich weiß es klingt schräg, aber leider trägt die starke Feminisierung ebenfalls dazu bei, dass der Beruf abgewertet wird."

- Patrick Arendt, Präsident des Syndikats "Erzéiung a Wëssenc...