Posts tagged #MeToo
The “V” Word

Sexual education features giggly representations of the male and female bodies. Yet, we can talk freely about the penis in all its phallic representations and men are allowed to expose their upper torsos in a non-sexualised way. However, when it comes down to the female V’s, we divert into shyness and half-muffled expressions of this anatomical feature. 

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Beyond the boundaries of tradition: Josefa Ojano

Josefa Ojano is a role-model of intelligence and dedication, having fought for her place in a male-dominated organisation. The only woman in her family to have made it out of the Philippines (through tenacious employment rather than marriage), Josefa now sends local girls to school via scholarships, invests heavily in community skills development, and empowers entrepreneurs in her family and village.

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