Approaching Sexual Violence in a Patriarchal Culture (Week 10, Part 2)

Sexual violence is not an exclusionary issue. Whether you are affected directly or indirectly, regardless we are all affected by sexual violence. More largely, we are affected by power-based violence. According to Mizzou’s RSVP Center, power-based violence can be defined as: a form of violence that has a primary motivator: assertion of power, control and/or […]

Chad: Impoverished and Intersectional

Chad, a republic landlocked in Central Africa, is a country that inadvertently has become a cross-section for many cultural attributes. The nation itself houses over 200 different ethnic and linguistic groups with the vastly different Arabic and French as the official languages. With a multitude of faiths in the area, Islam and Christianity are the […]