Jo Nubian

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Yoga, Passion, Love

It’s a love story, really.  A story that centers on one woman’s love for self,…

More Than a Mother: Why ‘Woman’ and ‘Mom’ Aren’t Synonymous [OPINION]

As I write this I am sitting still, possibly for the first time today.  My…

Street Artist Schools Men on the Dangers of Catcalling

We have to continually discuss street harassment because it is an issue that plagues the…

[OPINION] ‘O, Brother, Where Art Thou?’

It felt good to see a photo float across my Twitter timeline that captured Indian…

Remembering Chinua Achebe

How does one begin to pay tribute to Chinua Achebe—author, educator, critic and battler of…

The Mind-Body Disconnect

Many of the people in my circle are holding tight to their 2013 New Year’s resolutions—especially those…

Why Are Ethiopian Jewish Women Being Forced to Take Birth Control?

It was 1984 like the title of that peculiar George Orwell novel.  I was around…

How Much Are We Spoiling Our Kids?

My daughter, like many American children, lives a very good life.  She’s seven.  She occupies…

Kenyans Tortured During the Mau Mau Rebellion Take On The British Government

As a young woman studying at the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, East…

4 Steps for Surviving Betrayal

I loved this man. He was everything to me, and I poured my entire self…