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Gabrielle Hosein

Friday, December 16, 2016
If I could wish on a December super moon, large and bright enough to grant both Christmas requests and New Year resolutions, I’d wish for a Trinidad and Tobago where I didn’t have to write so repeated
Friday, December 9, 2016
Almost 40 years ago, Audre Lorde wrote: “We can sit in our safe corners as mute as bottles, and still we will be no less afraid.” Around the region today, women are posting sexual harassment, abuse an
Friday, December 2, 2016
​A bill now before Cabinet proposes to raise the age of marriage for girls to 18 years old.
Friday, November 25, 2016
UWI’s responsibility is to transform the Caribbean by nurturing students’ commitment to fairness, justice, non-violence and sustainability.
Friday, November 18, 2016
Most people don’t expect grandmotherly women in hijab to be leaders in Caribbean feminist movement building.
Friday, November 11, 2016
‘Do we have to grow up?’ Ziya asked, at the end of Tuesday night, on her sixth birthday. I could only shake my head.
Friday, November 4, 2016
​Our development dreams are a planetary nightmare.
Friday, October 21, 2016
As a woman who has been followed on the street by men even after ignoring them or polite “no thank you.” A woman who has had men yell at her from an Independence Square fried chicken outlet about her
Friday, October 14, 2016
In 1492, the current world order was established. The Caribbean was ground zero. Dispossession of indigenous peoples was the first founding act. Today, we in Trinidad all live on occupied land.
Friday, October 7, 2016
​Over the past 15 years there’s been a trend of cutbacks at universities. Faculty and students are told that governments can’t fund higher education as before.