#Sexual violence

  • 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
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    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

  • Article: India's daughter that nobody is talking about
    Girls & Women

    India's daughter that nobody is talking about

    By Divpreet Kaur|Dec. 9, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Despite laws against discrimination, India’s Dalit women carry the burden of gender, caste and class Read more

  • Article: Congo bans sexual violence documentary, magnifies problem
    Girls & Women

    Congo bans sexual violence documentary, magnifies problem

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 7, 2015

    The country must reckon with its terrible past. Read more