Daphne Siwajek-Spence

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My Nazi Grandfather Would Have Shot Me

World<p>Jennifer Teege, a 44-year-old black woman from Hamburg, Germany was horrified to learn that her grandfather was a Nazi mass murderer.<p>As an adult, Teege happened to learn that she is the granddaughter of Amon Goeth, the former SS commandant of the Plaszow-Krakow concentration camp in Poland, …

Women Banished During That Time of the Month

Photo<p>Chaupadi is a tradition observed in parts of Nepal, which cuts women off from the rest of society when they are menstruating. Women who practice Chaupadi sleep in sheds or outbuildings while they are on their period, often with little protection from the elements. According to a United Nations …

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