#Sexual Assault

  • Article: This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is on Hunger Strike Until India Changes Its Rape Laws

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    Swati Maliwal, Delhi's Women's Commissioner, has been protesting since last Friday. Read more

  • Article: This Tiny African Republic Just Passed Its First Law Against Rape
    Girls & Women

    This Tiny African Republic Just Passed Its First Law Against Rape

    April 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Until now rape was not defined as a crime in Somaliland. Read more

  • Article: Every Woman in the Senate Signed This Letter to Mitch McConnell
    Girls & Women

    Every Woman in the Senate Signed This Letter to Mitch McConnell

    By Daniele Selby|March 29, 2018

    “Everyone deserves to work in an environment free from harassment and discrimination,” they wrote. Read more

  • Article: A 14-Year-Old Died Giving Birth to Her Rapist’s Child in Paraguay
    Girls & Women

    A 14-Year-Old Died Giving Birth to Her Rapist’s Child in Paraguay

    By Daniele Selby|March 23, 2018

    Pregnancy- and childbirth-related complications are the leading cause of death in girls ages 15-19. Read more

  • Article: In Syria’s Civil War, Rape Has Been Used As a Weapon Against Men, Women, and Children
    Citizenship

    In Syria’s Civil War, Rape Has Been Used As a Weapon Against Men, Women, and Children

    By Daniele Selby|March 15, 2018

    Rape and sexual violence have been used to extract confessions and information from victims. Read more

  • Article: Jennifer Lopez Opened Up About Her #MeToo Moment
    Girls & Women

    Jennifer Lopez Opened Up About Her #MeToo Moment

    By Daniele Selby|March 15, 2018

    “The Bronx in me was like, 'Nah, we're not having it.’” Read more

  • Article: This Group of Women Just Bought the Weinstein Company
    Girls & Women

    This Group of Women Just Bought the Weinstein Company

    By Daniele Selby|March 5, 2018

    Justice is served. Read more

  • Article: Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court
    Girls & Women

    Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court

    By Daniele Selby|March 2, 2018

    “I refuse to wait any longer,” Raisman said. The time for justice is now. Read more