#Sexual violence

  • Article: #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women
    Girls & Women

    #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women

    By Joe McCarthy|April 30, 2018

    Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. Read more

  • Article: 12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served
    Girls & Women

    12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Daniele Selby|April 17, 2018

    The gang rapes of an 8-year-old and a 16-year-old have highlighted religious and political tensions. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2018|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The prevalence of abuse is antithetical to the UN’s mission. Read more

  • Article: Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped
    Girls & Women

    Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Sexual violence and impunity for perpetrator remain stubborn problems in India. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Gave a Powerful Speech About Sexual Violence to the UN
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Gave a Powerful Speech About Sexual Violence to the UN

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "It is cheaper than a bullet and has lasting consequences." Read more

  • Article: Meet Global Citizen Aerlyn Pfeil, Who Helps Give Babies Life All Around the World
    Health

    Meet Global Citizen Aerlyn Pfeil, Who Helps Give Babies Life All Around the World

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 10, 2017

    “Whatever your economic, racial, or spiritual beliefs in that moment — that doesn’t matter.” Read more

  • Article: This Bill Would Pardon Men Accused of Sexual Assault by Allowing Them to Marry Victim
    Girls & Women

    This Bill Would Pardon Men Accused of Sexual Assault by Allowing Them to Marry Victim

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 21, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And now, protests are mounting in Turkey. Read more

  • Article: Germany brings rape laws into 21st century with ‘no means no’ provision
    Girls & Women

    Germany brings rape laws into 21st century with ‘no means no’ provision

    By Joe McCarthy|July 7, 2016

    An estimated 10% of rapes are reported in the country. Read more