orange day

A day when I can wear orange and take time justifying it. A day when, among many other reminders of the urgency, a French woman who killed her abusive husband had to stay in jail because the court considers she does not exhibit enough culpability!, when two Moroccan teenager girls are on trial for kissing, when India’s minister for women states that her country’s issue with rape is “exaggerated”, when Turkey’s government just barely withdrew a bill that would have granted amnesty to some men convicted of child sex assault if they married their victims….

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