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Queen Khadija Gbla ✊🏾👸🏾
Award winning Cultural Consultant, Keynote Speaker, Anti FGM Campaigner & Human rights activist. & Ambassador. Speaker.
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GIRDLE👩‍👧#FGM Advocacy. News. Support. Aug 9
Is a Parental Right?🤦🏽‍♀️ Kindly watch this short, non-graphic video for awareness purposes. The parents want to circumcise their little girl because they believe, "If she isn't, she won't be mentally stable".🙆🏽‍♀️ Many parents do feel it is their rights to circumcise their girls.
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GIRDLE👩‍👧#FGM Advocacy. News. Support. Jul 28
The CHAIN REACTION🤦🏽‍♀️ The UK’s National FGM Centre - an organisation that works to eradicate and support survivors - is under threat of closure following a steep reduction in government support. Since opening five years ago to help hit the government’s target to 👇🏽
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sara m. saleh | سارة صالح Aug 9
The artists have donated signed copies of their critically acclaimed & award-winning books of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. The auction is now open for the next 10 days so get bidding!
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Steven Caruana Aug 9
"He must have been a very sad, lonely person. All alone in the detention centre for months on end (no visits for months now – if he ever received any). Arbitrary detention with no end in sight. via
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Steven Caruana Aug 10
It's easy for a death in custody to make the news then be forgotten. The first death I remember was at the Curtin Immigration Detention Centre in 2011. I was in the compound when the 'code blue' was called. His name was Mohammed Asif Atay, he was only 20. I won't forget him.
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Dr Tracy Westerman Aug 10
Due 2 the sig support from across Oz I am so pleased 2 announce we r now taking applications from ACROSS AUSTRALIA for the Dr Tracy Westerman Indigenous Psych Scholarship Program. Pls share this EVERYWHERE & START APPLYING future Indigenous psychologists!!! 💛🖤❤️
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Ella Archibald-Binge Aug 9
In the first of a three-part series exploring the justice system, the examines the relationship between Aboriginal people and police in northern NSW.
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Padraic Gibson Aug 9
Almost HALF of Aboriginal kids in NSW reported to child protection by age 5. The system of racist hyper-surveillance and control is so far reaching and destructive.
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Rachael Hocking Aug 9
"This shooting would not be handled like this if this happened to white people and white children. Black lives matter. Me and my family should not have been hiding for our lives in the bushes like cattle," Lisa Watson, Borroloola community member.
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sara m. saleh | سارة صالح Aug 9
*ARAB AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS AUCTION THEIR WORK FOR LEBANON 🇱🇧❤* In the aftermath of the , 15 of Australia's writers & artists of Arab backgrounds are taking part in an auction to raise funds for struggling communities in Lebanon.
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Amy Thunig Aug 7
‘Don’t make me play house‑n***er’: Indigenous academic women treated as ‘black performer’ within higher education (Thunig & Jones, 2020) My first PhD publication is now available for download, it is currently free/not behind a paywall.
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fatima bhutto Aug 8
Please join us for an evening of storytelling, solidarity and fundraising for Beirut on August 12. Contact menaalsmunshey@gmail.com to donate and register.
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equalitynow Aug 7
A proposed law in to allow police to fine women deemed to be dressed inappropriately risks denying women their rights to bodily autonomy & self-expression, & could foster a culture of victim-blaming survivors of sexual assault & rape.
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End FGM Campaign Aug 7
"Women and girls are seen as collateral damage in the quest for political gains. Hence political will to address SGBV including and is by and large lacking in most African countries,".
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Stop Modern Slavery SA Aug 6
your comments on 'hiding behind culture' are very important and must be heard over and over again until we really get it. Thank you
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Alexandra Baxter Aug 6
is inherently . It is structured within and perpetuated because of patriarchal systems within our society.
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TheHawkeCentre Aug 6
discussing how is gendered. Women are already vulnerable because of the inequalities in our community. Women, eg in sweat shops, those with limited literacy, refugee women and little girls with no access to those who could protect them
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Alexandra Baxter Aug 6
and trade in people and the currency is hope and desperation. Our need to advocate for safe and equitable communities and workplaces free from exploitation.
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Josh Zimmerman Aug 4
The doctor who declared Aboriginal woman Ms Dhu fit for custody less than 24 hours before she died of pneumonia and septicaemia has been accused of professional misconduct over his alleged failure to properly diagnose the 22-year-old.
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Alexandra Baxter Aug 6
We can all do something to help stop .Small steps are valuable.Stand up for the , make choices, those around you.Use your voice. It’s SO powerful. A brilliant way to finish
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