Govt inaction on inequality means women work four years longer than men

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Alpha Jallow

According to new figures released today by international NGO ActionAid, women are working an average of four years longer than men during their life, largely because of their greater role in housework and caring for children, the sick and elderly. Around the world governments are failing to take action to deal with the causes of inequality for both women and men.

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IGNITE By Rona Shaffran: A Review

IGNITE By Rona Shaffran: A Review

 

 

 

 

 

 

By 

Val B. Russell

 

Women and men, conjugated verbs in a physical universe. Each individual striving to express the spiritual experience of coupling, through the rise and fall of the clay footed icons of matrimonial union.  One after another, each  is toppled until we are left with only truth in the ashes of our deepest regret and desire. Continue reading “IGNITE By Rona Shaffran: A Review”

SUMMER READING BOOK REVIEW: SOB by Loria Taylor

SUMMER READING BOOK REVIEW: SOB by Loria Taylor

 

 

 

 

SOB is   Bridget Jones having an affair with Edgar Allen Poe on paper. The somber gloom of Poe and the wry single girl longing for a lasting relationship, mingle in every line and kiss with every comma.

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