From India, Uma Challa continues to lead efforts to raise awareness of the abuse of men and boys. She is now promoting Violence Against Men and Boys Awareness Month
“Whoever, intending to insult the modesty of any woman, utters any word, makes any sound or gesture, or exhibits any object, intending that such word or sound shall be heard, or that such gesture or object shall be seen by such woman, or intrudes upon the privacy of such woman, shall be punished with imprisonment …
There must be many families who burn their brides for dowry as a routine practice otherwise, why would there be so many news reports about dowry deaths? As they say, there cannot be smoke without a fire. Right?
International men’s day is about celebrating and honoring men in our
lives for all the contributions, services and sacrifices they make for
the well-being of the family and society.
“What then, is the solution for women? Where do they go? What can they do?” I wondered loudly.
All of a sudden my husband had an epiphany and said, “A WHOREHOUSE!”