Our fight for our rights and respect won’t be successful until we learn to respect each other...until we acknowledge the importance of each other.
When I was a kid, I have always heard the society telling girls to be as discreet and secretive regarding periods as possible, in fact to a point that many times even I was shushed by and told not to talk about it in public and to be less vocal about when talking about periods.
If I am a person worth more than my looks, why should my colour matter? This just reduces our girls to commodities to be traded!￼
We need to introspect as parents. What are we teaching our daughters? Do we teach them to be good, polite ladies, or sassy strong women?
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