Abbakka Rani , queen of coastal Karnataka, led the defence against invading European armies, notably the Portuguese in the 16th century. As a member of the Bishop Paiute Tribe, and having grown up in Bishop, CA, she is happy to be back home contributing to her local communities. Women could select their husband in an assembly called 'swayamwar'. Many activists blame the rising incidents of sexual harassment against women on the influence of "Western culture". Botha also initiated some political reforms that tinkered with apartheid but maintained white supremacy. Intergenerational cycle of violence Narcissistic parent Parental abuse by children Parental bullying of children Sibling abuse.