My people are from the world’s newest nation of South Sudan and we carry our culture everywhere we go.
I love and embrace my culture because that is what I grew up to do and I feel like it has made me the person I am today.
We are the catalyst for changing society to have zero tolerance for domestic violence.
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due to laws against premarital sex), and doubt in local law enforcement.
A United Nations statistical report compiled from government sources showed that more than 250,000 cases of rape or attempted rape were recorded by police annually. Most rape research and reporting to date has been limited to male-female forms of rape.
Machismo takes forms in various ways and often is culturally ingrained within Latinx communities.
Machismo within our Latinx communities is most commonly presented in sets of heavily enforced gender norms and expectations.