Proposal from HE, who must not be Remembered

Written by: Fozia Tahir for anonymous! Sending a marriage proposal in Pakistan is like playing darts at home elsewhere. Give it a go, if it works very well, after all it was meant to be… If it doesn’t work, God forbid!! how could she ever say NO!!! (that characterless *************** -put as many stars asContinue reading “Proposal from HE, who must not be Remembered”

Violence against women and girls

  An eighteen-year-old woman chronically raped by her father, brother and uncles since she was eight. A nineteen-year-old girl having chronic pelvic and genital pain secondary to genital mutilation. A twelve-year-old female child being sold and married off to a forty two year old man in her village. A twenty-eight-year old woman physically beaten byContinue reading “Violence against women and girls”

Sexual Violence against Children

Written by: Huma Khan Narrated by: Fozia Tahir Zainab Ansari, a 7 year old child was on her way to Quran recitation classes in Kasur, Pakistan, when she was abducted, raped, strangled and left in a dumpster. Her body was discovered on the 9th January 2018. Autopsy has yielded that she was most likely heldContinue reading “Sexual Violence against Children”

Sexual Harrasment: Me too

Written and Narrated by: Fozia Tahir The recent #metoo campaign against sexual harassment was an eye opening social campaign for me. Nearly 80% of the women in my friend list reached out to the world by saying they have been sexually harassed at work on in closely knit family and community setups. While a coupleContinue reading “Sexual Harrasment: Me too”