NEWS GRAPHIC 15As reactions continue relative to comments made by the Port of Spain Mayor Raymond Tim Kee, there has been a call for support of a march at Woodford Square today.
Lecturer at the University of the West Indies Institute of Gender and Development Studies Dr. Gabrielle Hosein, issued to call for members of the public to support or get actively involved in the march.
Speaking on the Power Breakfast Morning Show today, she described recent comment by the Mayor as highly inappropriate.
She was also fiercely critical of an apology she described as worse than the original comment.
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Dr. Hosein also stated that care had to be taken to ensure that the issue was not politicized.
She also claimed that in what she described as his lack of apology Mr. Tim Kee sought to use a disingenuous strategy to divide women.
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She disclosed that what Mayor Tim Kee should have done was condemn male violence under all circumstances.
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Lecturer at the University of the West Indies Institute of Gender and Development Studies Dr. Gabrielle Hosein.

In another reaction to statements made by the Port of Spain Mayor, Political Blogger and UWI Lecturer, Rhoda Bharath described his comments as incorrect and illogical.
She also openly wondered whether or not there would be the same public outcry if the body found was that of a local female of African descent.
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She said that if enough pressure was placed on the Mayor by activists and business groups she believes he would resign.
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Political Blogger and UWI Lecturer, Rhoda Bharath.