Emma Watson said it best when she said, “our society in general devalues the she, I mean the qualities that are associated with the feminine that are found in all of us. There’s this imbalance, this distortion that is just hindering our progress, it’s causing discord, violence and fear the world over.” Why is it… More Suffocating the Feminine
The modern day woman is always on the go and whether you are a fulltime mother or career women, there is definitely stress. From looking after children or a husband to cooking, cleaning, shopping, cleaning and office work. Society has always viewed women as the caretakers, today however, women have both a career and family… More Managing Your Stress
Anxiety is a general term for numerous disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension and worrying. This affects the way that we feel and behave and can manifest in physical symptoms. If you suffer from anxiety for extended periods of time and it become debilitating and impacts your daily life then you may need to seek… More Coping with Anxiety
Recently I had a twitter conversation with @DatAfricanGirl about the Dj Khaled video “Hold You Down.” Specifically the part of the video where he says to the video vixen “say my name baby” and tells her if she says it he will give her money to “go buy your momma a house.” If you can’t… More Hold You Down or Financially Oppress You?
As November is diabetes awareness month I wanted to do my part to help spread the word about this particular group. I believe this disease is one that is a silent killer in African communities and is often undiagnosed or poorly treated by people in Zambia. … More Dynamic Diabetes Support Group Zambia
“When I was 8, I was confused about being called ‘bossy’ because I wanted to direct the plays that we would put on for our parents. But the boys were not. When at 14, I started to be sexualized by certain elements of the media, when at 15, my girlfriends started dropping out of their beloved sports teams, because they didn’t want to appear ‘muscle-y,’ when at 18, my males friends were unable to express their feelings, I decided that I was a feminist,” Emma told the attendees at the summit. “And this seems uncomplicated to me. But my recent research has shown me that feminism has become an unpopular word.”… More Emma Watson #HeForShe Campaign
It seems that lately every young person in Lusaka is linked to an Internet scandal of some sort, be it a sex tape or naked photos. In the last 4 years we have seen sex tapes by college students and more recently upcoming rappers. What I want to know is what has motivated these people… More SEX TAPE CULTURE