Posts Tagged: Violence Against Women
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.
For centuries, Indigenous communities have suffered from the violence of displacement, colonialization, and forced assimilation. Today, Indigenous women are leading the struggle for autonomy and self-determination.