Sep 17, 2013 from Australia
Thirty one year old Jane and a man approach the counter on a Sunday morning. For ten years, Jane has frequented the registration, immigration and social welfare departments to no avail.
Sep 12, 2013 from Pakistan
Harassment is a very common word used in many different situations but why when this word is heard from the lips of a woman does it become scandalous?
Aug 28, 2013 from Philippines
(Linda Bansil, 33, is a citizen journalist and filmmaker who, together with her sister, Nadjoua, 35, was abducted by the infamous Abu Sayyaf w
Aug 22, 2013 from United Kingdom
It has been three years since I lost my ability to talk audibly following an emergency tracheotomy and repeated surgeries in my upper larynx that left my vocal cords slightly paralyzed.
Aug 21, 2013 from Somalia
Many Somalis choose to flee the war, the poverty, and the dire situation within the country. They dream of being granted citizenship.
My uncle Ruhindi came home to visit once when I was a child. I remember the visit clearly because the usually jovial man was very distraught.
Aug 20, 2013 from Jamaica
Just two weeks ago I met Sandrene*, a fourteen year old girl from a rural parish in Jamaica who signed up to participate in the I’m Glad I’m A Girl Summer Camp.
Aug 19, 2013 from Zimbabwe
I stood trembling in the queue, my pants at my knees, humiliated.