According to the Guyana Police Force statistics for the month of July 2016, there has been a 17% decrease in reported rapes from January to July 2016 compared to the same time period last year (243 in 2015 to 201 in 2016). While this can be looked at in a positive light I still believe we have… Continue reading THE GUYANA I WANT| Says No to Sexual Violence!
Let’s talk violence against women. It’s a topic that could get some feeling a bit squirmish. Because the truth is that we all, at some point of our lives, have seen an act of violence against a woman that we either are familiar with or not. But the climax of that experience is whether you… Continue reading APATHY AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: Marcia Henville, Kitty Genovese, “de unknown Chile Mudda”
Submitted by Tricia Teekah On the occasion of International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, I am hoping the discussion on rape does not end. I have noted the apology from the Commander, but the issue remains worrisome.