All posts tagged with: STDs

Legalising prostitution: the two sides of the argument

Posted July 20, 2014 Avatar Thamara Kandabada

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Member since June 7, 2014
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One Saturday morning about a year back, I was walking down a road in one major suburb of Colombo (Sri Lanka’s commercial capital). It was 6 am and the road was deserted, far from the image of the bustling city you’d see in the day time. About 20 feet in front of me was a woman. Probably in her late 40s, this plump woman was eyeing both sides of the road suspiciously, walking backwards and forwards on nervous feet. I passed this woman without taking much notice that day. L...


The girl child - Rape!

Posted February 25, 2014 no picture Victor Omovbude Brownn

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Rape- is a word which is supposed to be wiped out of existence. Most girls in the rural and urban areas extensively suffer from this dreadful experience. It's a shame to see our young girls go through this uncomfortable act. Raped girls can get STDs, unwanted pregnancy and some may die as a result of their experiences. When parents mutter words, ungodly things happen. And when girls feel reluctant in certain situations, they become victims to this cause. I blame no one. It is simply because ther...