Posts Tagged: Violence Against Women
For some women in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State offers something no one else has given them before: power.
Outrage over domestic violence is giving new life to women's movements in Georgia and throughout the South Caucasus.
Being a woman in Iraq was difficult before the current conflict. The current wave of militarization threatens to make life even worse.
The root of the sexual assault crisis plaguing the military lies in militarism itself.
In the void left by the government's utter lack of action, citizens are stepping forward to protect women at demonstrations.
As outrage over the abuse of women rocks India, women's rights advocates mark a historic victory in the Philippines.
Rape may have reached its tipping point in India with the brutality of a recent incident.
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.
The Nigerian government needs to show commitment to the Protocol on the Rights of Women in Africa by passing relevant laws and allocating funds to women's rights.
The fight against Arizona's new immigration law is heating up.