#Sexual Assault

  • Article: Slutwalk Is Coming to Johannesburg Because Survivors Still Get Blamed for Being Raped
    Girls & Women

    Slutwalk Is Coming to Johannesburg Because Survivors Still Get Blamed for Being Raped

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 17, 2018

    Global Citizen met with one of the event organisers to find out why Slutwalk is still so important. Read more

  • Article: 17 Men Charged in Gang Rape of 11-Year-Old Deaf Girl in India
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    17 Men Charged in Gang Rape of 11-Year-Old Deaf Girl in India

    By Joanna Prisco|July 19, 2018

    Police say the girl was repeatedly targeted since the beginning of the year. Read more

  • Article: Spain Introduces 'Yes Means Yes' Consent Law After Shocking Sexual Assault Case
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    Spain Introduces 'Yes Means Yes' Consent Law After Shocking Sexual Assault Case

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 18, 2018

    "If they say ‘no’ it means ‘no,’ and if they don't say ‘yes,’ it means no," the prime minister said. Read more

  • Article: Tennis Needs Its Own #MeToo Moment, Says Coach Judy Murray
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    Tennis Needs Its Own #MeToo Moment, Says Coach Judy Murray

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 3, 2018

    Wimbledon has arrived — but Murray is warning that young players are vulnerable to sexual assault. Read more

  • Article: Delhi Women Train in Self-Defense to Fight India's Rape Culture
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    Delhi Women Train in Self-Defense to Fight India's Rape Culture

    By Joanna Prisco|July 2, 2018

    The police department wants to train women throughout the city to protect themselves. Read more

  • Article: The US Is Now One of the Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women
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    The US Is Now One of the Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women

    June 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    On the heels of #MeToo, the US is the only Western country to make the top 10. Read more

  • Article: India Is the Most Dangerous Country for Women, Poll Says
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    India Is the Most Dangerous Country for Women, Poll Says

    June 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India's widespread sexual violence puts it ahead of war-torn Afghanistan and Syria. Read more

  • Article: A Bill Aiming to Make 'Upskirting' a Crime in England and Wales Has Been Blocked. By a Man.
    Girls & Women

    A Bill Aiming to Make 'Upskirting' a Crime in England and Wales Has Been Blocked. By a Man.

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 15, 2018

    The shock result comes after the government confirmed its support for the bill. Read more