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GBV Begins in Parliament!

[Gender Links]Almost two weeks ago, Deputy Speaker of Parliament Mkhondo Lungu stirred a hornet's nest when he cautioned Member of Parliament Dora Siliya over her outfit. The incident is one in a long line of insults to women who dare occupy "male" spaces in our society - a stark reminder that patriarchy is alive and well even in the hallowed halls of parliament as we observe another Sixteen Days of Activism on Gender Violence.

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