A critique of the late Yasmin Ahmad’s portrayal of Malay womanhood in her “Orked trilogy”.
Ahmad Zahid Hamidi’s unacceptable “joke”.
Stereotip adalah salah satunya punca kesemua bentuk diskriminasi terhadap wanita.
Ironi adalah lelaki yang menggelar diri mangsa bila tubuh wanita yang binasa.
Ikhlas Abdul Hadi imagines an alternative storyline to a popular Malay folk tale.
Feminism is too easy to misunderstand. Why?
LoyarEqual is ON! Buzz words include equality and inclusivity.
Time to Wear Purple for a Good Cause
Feminism and Women’s Rights are coming to LB from 17th to 23rd October!
The danger of heroes and heroines.
Persecution of Ambiga Sreenevasan, Maria Chin Abdullah and female detainees are signs of a state that preys on women!
Happy Mothers’ Day from all of us at LoyarBurok!
During the Soviet-backed Derg regime under the government of Mengistu Haile Mariam (1975-1991), the Mursi had been told to abandon their practise of lip-plate because it was seen as a symbol of backwardness. Apparently, threats were issued by a regional government official that whoever continued to stretch their lips would have their lower lips cut off entirely, served as a lesson to others.
Art + Activism inches frame by frame towards you tonight, on the eve of Women’s Day. Come be the first to watch all 3 videos by Stop Motion Project at 9pm @ MAP. Fashion giveaways by Chic Yamada to be won at our Q&A!
He laughed along good naturedly as soon as he realised that the cat had been led out of the bag. The sparkle in his eyes told me that he is an intelligent man with a great sense of humour. I asked him for his name and he told me he is Uleketele and I wrote it down immediately on my notebook. From then onwards, he would often come to me and asked me to show him his name on my notebook and to read it out loud. It delighted him immensely to look at his own name, written in Roman alphabets and hearing the sound of it from a farenji’s mouth.