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...nformation and education those viewing are able to understand and gain knowledge on the topic of women’s rights. Komona has undergone horrible situations and the emotions that the audience felt has made them understand not entirely what it means to be in that situation, but on some degree what it would be like if their world was flipped upside down like hers. The information provided throughout the film has educated the viewers in the circumstance female child soldiers face as well as the environment that they often have to try and survive in and as in some cases have to raise a child. The rights that have been stricken away from Komona due to her gender has impacted her detrimentally. Being a female automatically made you an object that can be picked up, played around with and abused at any moment. Some would say that being a female during those times was a burden.
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