If you are not proud For who you are, for what you say, for how you look; If every time you stop To think of yourself, you do not see yourself glowing With golden light; do not, therefore, give up on yourself. You can get proud. You do not need A better body, a purer […]
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Women with disabilities are often portrayed either as fragile flowers or oversexed, needing to be protected from the world and from their own sex drive. But in truth, most women with disabilities experience the same desire for pleasure, love, and physical connection as any other woman. In this week’s Sex Talk Realness, Cosmopolitan.com spoke with […]
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Twisted not Curved Round and round we go, Circles and curves Crutches and scarves Turned around across the street What catches your fancy, dear sir? I ask Am I really the fairest you’ve ever seen? The gold in my skin, in my hair -treasures and pains of my kind the reason you skin me alive […]
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My Mother, My Africa Born of a woman, beautiful black woman, Strength in her back, graceful in her stride, Woman of color, with her wide bright smile, Proud, loud, and at times foul, this woman, African woman, this woman, mine Mother, mama, mommy, ma She laughed, she shouted, she raged and spit fire This woman, […]
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a 1 minute pitch about a new program enabling women with disabilities access employment opportunities
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Citizen TV, a local station airing throughout Kenya attended one of workshops and aired a feature on our project! It was/ still is very exciting that people all over the country know that we are trying to grow wheelchair rugby and increase the participation of women and girls with disabilities.
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